Dutch baseball · European Cup · Minor League

Dutchies in the US part 4

I am a keen follower of Dutch players and players from the Netherlands Antilles who chase their big league dreams in the USA. Somehow the Dutch are stockpiling infielders: Andrelton Simmons, Jonathan Schoop, Didi Gregorius and Xander Bogaerts. This time an overview of players who play at MLB, AAA and AA level. MLB Roger Bernadina… Continue reading Dutchies in the US part 4

Minor League · playoffs

Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Since I am a fan of Dutch baseball and Minor League baseball, I am a keen follower of the Dutch players and players from the Netherlands Antilles that play in the various minor leagues. Therefore I like to write about them as well.   A AdvancedIf one player deserves a championship ring, it is Randolph… Continue reading Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Minor League

Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Today another overview of Dutch and Netherlands Antillian players in the playoffs of the various minor leagues. A AdvancedThe Potomac Nationals tied the championship series of the Carolina League at one game a piece. At bat, Randolph Oduber had a hell of a game for the Nationals. In five at bats he collected two singels… Continue reading Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Minor League

Origin of Minor League team names: G

Since 2004 I am addicted to Minor League baseball. Not that it is easy to attend a game when you live in the Netherlands, but I love the way those clubs are more focused on families, children and the related entertainment. In 2008 I attended my first Minor League game at Adelanto, CA. The High… Continue reading Origin of Minor League team names: G

Minor League

Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Only four Dutchies saw action yesterday. AA      Hainley Statia and Shawn Zarraga can pack their bags and head to Europe to join team Netherlands in it’s preparation for the upcoming European Cup. The Huntsville Stars fell 6-7 to the Chattanooga Lookouts in the decisive fifth game and is now eliminated. It would have been nice… Continue reading Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Minor League

Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

AAThe Huntsville Stars tied the divisional series at two with a 4-0 victory over Chattanooga. Hainley Statia got a pinch hit appearance in which he grounded out 4-3. Shawn Zarraga didn’t play. A AdvancedPotomac tied the Carolina League’s championship series at one with a 3-0 victory over Myrtle Beach. Centerfielder Randolph Oduber got one basehit… Continue reading Dutchies in the Minor League playoffs

Minor League

Origin of Minor League team names: F

Since 2004 I am addicted to Minor League baseball. Not that it is easy to attend a game when you live in the Netherlands, but I love the way those clubs are more focused on families, children and the related entertainment. In 2008 I attended my first Minor League game at Adelanto, CA. The High… Continue reading Origin of Minor League team names: F