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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: second round, day three

On another chilly day, L&D Amsterdam Pirates was ready to bring the brooms to sweep Curaçao Neptunus but it didn’t pan out the way they wanted. De Glaskoning Twins played some solid baseball but still fell to DSS and HCAW brought the brooms to sweep UVV. DSS  6  –  5  De Glaskoning Twins Today you… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: second round, day three

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 2, day 1

On the first day of the second round of the Dutchhoofdklasse season, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted Curacao Neptunus, De Glaskoning Twins played its home game on the field of the opponent DSS and HCAW hosted UVV. Curacao Neptunus  1  –  5  L&D Amsterdam Pirates In an exciting game in which neither team did not give… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 2, day 1

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 1, day 3

On day three of round one, L&D Amsterdam swept DSS, so did Pickles UVV with De Glaskoning Twins and HCAW walked away with the series win vs Hoofddorp Pioniers. L&D Amsterdam Pirates  11  –  1  DSS Despite trailing 2-0 in the sixth, DSS could keep pace with L&D Amsterdam Pirates for the biggest part of… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 1, day 3

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 1, day 2

It was perfect Dutch baseball weather. Cold and windy. But the sun looked around the clouds at times. In this weather, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted DSS, HCAW hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers and De Glaskoning Twins hosted UVV. DSS  5  –  15  L&D Amsterdam Pirates Kevin Heijstek cruised through six innings. He kept DSS limited to two… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: Round 1, day 2

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Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: week 1, day 1

Finally, the moment we have all been waiting for has arrived. The start of the Dutchhoofdklasse season. This year with only seven clubs instead of eight. This due to the withdrawal of Kinheim from Haarlem. On this opening day, the following games were scheduled: L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ DSS, HCAW @ Hoofddorp Pioniers and De… Continue reading Dutch hoofdklasse 2017: week 1, day 1

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Tom de Blok signs deal with the Detroit Tigers

Today L&D Amsterdam Pirates announced on their Facebook page that Tom de Blok will leave the club. De Blok has signed a deal with the Detroit Tigers after his good performance during the World Baseball Classic for team Kingdom of the Netherlands. Tom de Blok had a couple of solid outings during the World Baseball… Continue reading Tom de Blok signs deal with the Detroit Tigers

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2017 Dutch hoofdklasse: a preview

On April 13 the new season in the Dutch hoofdklasse, the highest level of baseball in the Netherlands, will start again. And no, the Dutch hoofdklasse is not a beer league like someone of the WBC announcers dared to say. Here is a preview of the upcoming competition. The regular season of the hoofdklasse will… Continue reading 2017 Dutch hoofdklasse: a preview