Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 10, day 2

Last night, the rained out games of last Saturday were played. DSS hosted HCAW, Meerlease Pioniers hosted Oosterhout Twins and Silicon Storks headed to Quick Amersfoort. Two of the three games were really close, one was decided in seven innings with a blowout score. HCAW  3  -  2  DSS One of the two close games …

Dutch hoofdklassse 2019: Round 10, day 3

After all games were canceled yesterday, one could consider today as day two. The rained out games are rescheduled for coming Tuesday. Today the following games were scheduled: DSS @ HCAW, Quick Amersfoort @ Silicon Storks and Meerlease Pioniers @ Oosterhout Twins. DSS  7  -  10  HCAW A see-saw game in Bussum where DSS took …

Blue Jays snatch two youngsters away from Dutch hoofdklasse

Two young Dutch players signed a contract with the Toronto Blue Jays. Jiorgeny Casimiri (HCAW) and Sem Robberse (Quick Amersfoort) will join the only Canadian MLB organization. Both players are pitchers. Casimiri acted as a reliever for HCAW this season. Robberse was one of three starting pitchers for Quick Amersfoort. The seventeen-year-old Casimiri started his …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019:Round 10, day 1

As there is a European Champions Cup going on in Bologna, one would almost forget the Dutch hoofdklasse keeps going on. On the first day of round ten, three games were scheduled: DSS @ HCAW, Quick Amersfoort @ Silicon Storks and Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Oosterhout Twins.  DSS  0  -  3  HCAW A real pitching duel in …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 9, day 2/3

For some teams today was the third round already as the games of Curaçao Neptunus and L&D Amsterdam Pirates were moved forward because both teams will play in the European Champions Cup next week. As a result, Oosterhout Twins and HCAW also played their third game of the weekend today. Other games that were scheduled …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 8, day 1

Today, the second half of the season started with the following games scheduled: Curaçao Neptunus @ HCAW, DSS @ Meerlease Pioniers, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Silicon Storks and Quick Amersfoort @ Oosterhout Twins. Curaçao Neptunus  3  -  1  HCAW Tonight's game was cut short due to the dreaded sun delay, something that happens only in …

Jeandro Tromp to sign with Arizona Western

Dutch hoofdklasse player Jeandro Tromp has accepted an offer by Arizona Western College. He only needs to sign the agreement to become a Matador. The 18-year old center fielder has received an offer by the college located in Yuma AZ. If Jeandro signs, he will be the sixth Dutchie that will become a Matador. The …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 7, day 3

On the third day of the seventh round of the Dutch hoofdklasse, the following games were scheduled. Curaçao Neptunus @ Silicon Storks, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Meerlease Pioniers, HCAW @ Oosterhout Twins and DSS @ Quick Amersfoort. Curaçao Neptunus  19  -  4  Silicon Storks Another lopsided game in which Silicon Storks was no match for …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 7, day 2

On the second day of round seven, the following games were scheduled: Quick Amersfoort @ DSS, Meerlease Pioniers @ L&D Amsterdam, Silicon Storks @ Curaçao Neptunus and Oosterhout Twins @ HCAW. Quick Amersfoort  4  -  3  DSS After Thursday's loss, Quick Amersfoort rebounded today. In the fifth inning, the team took a 3-0 lead. With …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 7, day 1

On the first day of round seven, the following games were scheduled: L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Meerlease Pioniers, DSS @ Quick Amersfoort, Curaçao Neptunus @ Silicon Storks and HCAW @ Oosterhout Twins. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  3  -  0  Meerlease Pioniers Rob Cordemans was masterful again as he kept Meerlease Pioniers hitless in four of the …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 6, day 3

Today the following games were scheduled: Meerlease Pioniers @ Curaçao Neptunus, Oosterhout Twins @ DSS, Quick Amersfoort @ L&D Amsterdam and Silicon Storks @ HCAW. Meerlease Pioniers  0  -  6  Curaçao Neptunus Another easy win for Curaçao Neptunus. In fact two one run innings were enough to clinch the win but in the fifth inning, …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 6, day 2

On day two of the sixth round, the following games were scheduled: Curaçao Neptunus @ Meerlease Pioniers, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Quick Amersfoort, HCAW @ Silicon Storks and DSS @ Oosterhout Twins. Curaçao Neptunus  2  -  0  Meerlease Pioniers A two-run fourth inning was enough for Curaçao Neptunus to clinch the win. With Stijn van …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 6, day 1

On the first day of round six, the following games were scheduled: Meerlease Pioniers @ Curaçao Neptunus, Oosterhout Twins @ DSS, Silicon Storks @ HCAW and Quick Amersfoort @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates. Meerlease Pioniers  2  -  9  Curaçao Neptunus After Meerlease Pioniers took a quick 2-0 lead on a double by Joey Eeman, Curaçao Neptunus …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 5, day 2

Today's scheduled games were: Meerlease Pioniers @ HCAW, Quick Amersfoort @ Curaçao Neptunus, DSS @ L&D Amsterdam, Silicon Storks @ Oosterhout Twins. Another game ended in a tie and a surprising win today.  Meerlease Pioniers  0  -  0  HCAW After last Thursday's tie thanks to the curfew rule, today's game also ended in a tie. …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 5, day 1

On day one of the fifth round, the following games were scheduled: L&D DSS @ L&D Amsterdam Pirats, HCAW @ Meerlease Pioniers, Curaçao Neptunus @ Quick Amersfoort and De Glaskoning Twins @ Silicon Storks. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  20  -  1  DSS Debuting in the Dutch hoofdklasse with a grand slam home run. How often does …

Quick Amersfoort firmly in fourth place after win

In a deferred match, HCAW hosted Quick Amersfoort. Quick was the better team as it pushed HCAW further down into the relegation zone. Even though the score was rather close, Quick Amersfoort never really got into trouble and won 6-3. A surprising starting pitcher for Quick Amersfoort as Pastor Martinez took the mound as a …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 4, day 3

After a day off due to Kings Day, the competition continued. Curaçao Neptunus hosted DSS, Meerlease Pioniers headed to The Hague to face Silicon Storks, De Glaskoning Twins hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates and HCAW hosted Quick Amersfoort. DSS  1  -  11  Curaçao Neptunus Curaçao Neptunus remains the only team in the Dutch hoofdklasse that won …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2019: Round 4, day 2

Due to the celebration of Kingsday tomorrow, the second day of round four was played on Friday night instead of Saturday. Today's games were: Curaçao Neptunus @ DSS, HCAW @ Quick Amersfoort, De Glaskoning Twins @ L&D Amsterdam and Silicon Storks @ Meerlease Pioniers.   5   -   4    After DSS had taken a 2-0 lead …