Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 13, day 3

On the third day, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers and De Glaskoning Twins hosted HCAW. The game between Pickles UVV and Curaçao Neptunus wascancelled beacause the infield looked like a pond. Hoofddorp Pioniers  5  -  7  L&D Amsterdam Pirates For L&D Amsterdam Pirates, not much was at stake at this game. Even if Curaçao …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 13, day 2

On the secondday Hoofddorp Pioniers hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates in a very close game. Pickles UVV was beaten up by Curaçao Neptunus and De Glaskoning Twins headed to Bussum to face HCAW in another close game. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  2  -  3  Hoofddorp Pioniers In a very close game, Hoofddorp Pioniers bested L&D Amsterdam Pirates. …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017, round 13, day 1

On the first day of round thirteen, Curaçao Neptunus hosted Pickles UVV in a game with a somewhat flattered result, De Glaskoning Twins "hosted" HCAW and L&D Amsterdam Pirates was the home team vs Hoofddorp Pioniers. Pickles UVV  2  -  12  Curaçao Neptunus Curaçao Neptunus struck first in this game vs Pickles UVV. In the …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 12, day 2

On day two of round twelve, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted HCAW, DSS hosted Pickles UVV and Curaçao Neptunus hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers. In two of the three matches the home team prevailed, but in Rotterdam, Hoofddorp Pioniers clinched a hard fought victory. HCAW  1  -  10  L&D Amsterdam Pirates Where HCAW could get the damage limited …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Day 1 of round 12

On the first day of the twelfth round, HCAWhosterd L&D Amsterdam Pirates, Hoofddorp Pioniers headed to Rotterdam to take on Curaçao Neptunus and Pickles UVV hosted DSS from Haarlem. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  2  -  0  HCAW A close game in Bussum. After L&D Amsterdam Pirates had a runner in scoring position in the first inning, …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 11, day 3. A day full of surprises

On the third day of round eleven, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted De Glaskoning Twins, DSS hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers and Curaçao Neptunus hosted HCAW. Where in the previous two days, the results were rather predictable, today's games had a somewhat surprising outcome. HCAW  11  -  6  Curaçao Neptunus In an exciting game in which the score went …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 11, day 2

On the second day of the eleventh round, L&D Amsterdam Pirates did not have much trouble with De Glaskoning Twins. Curaçao Neptunus had to work a bit harder to keep HCAW at bay and Hoofddorp Pioniers needed eight mercy rule innings to finish off DSS. L&D Amsterdam Pirates 12   -  1  De Glaskoning Twins A …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 11, day 1

On day one of round eleven Curaçao Neptunus hosted HCAW in a nail biter, De Glaskoning Twins was no match for L&D Amsterdam Pirates and Hoofddorp Pioniers was way too strong for DSS in Haarlem. HCAW  2  -  4  Curaçao Neptunus In a nerve wrecking game, Jim Ploeger of HCAW took a no-hitter into the …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 10, day 3

On day three of round ten, Curaçao Neptunus headed to Oosterhout to face De Glaskoning Twins, Pickles UVV hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers and DSS headed to Bussum to face HCAW. None of the games had a surprising outcome.  Curaçao Neptunus  7  -  2  De Glaskoning Twins No excessive win for Curaçao Neptunus but the team scored enough …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 10, day 2

On the second day of round two, Curaçao Neptunus hosted De Glaskoning Twins, DSS hosted HCAW and Hoofddorp Pioniers headed to Utrecht to face Pickles UVV in a game with a surprising result.  De Glaskoning Twins  4  -  9  Curaçao Neptunus Curaçao Neptunus took a quick 3-0 lead in the first inning when Christian Diaz drove …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 10, day 1

On the first day of the tenth round of the 2017 competition, De Glaskoning Twins "hosted" new European champion Curaçao Neptunus in Rotterdam, HCAW hosted DSS and Hoofddorp Pioniers hosted Pickles UVV. Curaçao Neptunus  12  -  10  De Glaskoning Twins After winning two of the previous three games vs DSS last week, De Glaskoning Twins …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 8, day 3

Due to the fact that L&D Amsterdam Pirates played the Sunday game on Friday because of obligations in the upcoming European Champions Cup in Regensburg next week, only two games were played today. Pickles UVV needed only three innings to beat De Glaskoning Twins, Pickles UVV  6  -  2  De Glaskoning Twins Pickles UVV only …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 8, day 2

No ties today as L&D Amsterdam beat host DSS in seven innings, host Pioniers beat HCAW with a big margin and host UVV beat De Glaskoning Twins in a convincing way. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  13  -  2  DSS For six innings, DSS kept track with L&D Amsterdam Pirates rather well as the Amsterdam-based team had …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 8, day 1

On day one of round seven DSS surprised L&D Amsterdam, Pickles UVV blew a big lead in a festival of errors vs De Glaskoning Twins and HCAW and Hoofddorp Pioniers split the points as their game ended in a tie.  DSS  3  -  1  L&D Amsterdam Pirates DSS showed tonight that it isn't a pushover …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 5, day 3

On day three of round five, HCAW hosted De Glaskoning Twins, Hoofddorp Pioniers hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates and Curaçao Neptunus headed to Utrecht to take on Pickles UVV. De Glaskoning Twins  2  -  8  HCAW Once again, De Glaskoning Twins outhit their opponent but lost the game. For five innings, the game was a close …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 5, day 2

On day two of round five, there was one rather surprising result. Pickles UVV was no match for Curaçao Neptunus, neither was Hoofddorp Pioniers for L&D Amsterdam Pirates. Pickles UVV  0  -  11  Curaçao Neptutnus Curaçao Neptunus had to settle a score with Pickles UVV after last Thursday's tie. And it did. In seven innings …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: round 5, day 1

On the first day of round five HCAW hosted De Glaskoning Twins, Pickles UVV hosted Curaçao Neptunus and L&D Amsterdam Pirates headed to Hoofddorp to take on Pioniers. None but one of the games had a surprising outcome. De Glaskoning Twins  0  -  2  HCAW A win for HCAW, but not a blowout score. In …