Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 14, day 3

On the third day of the final round of the regular hoofdklasse season, Curaçao Neptunus hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates and completed a season sweep, Meerlease Pioniers hosted HCAW and clinched a comeback from behind victory, DSS hosted Silicon Storks and clinched a hard-fought victory and De Glaskoning Twins hosted Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort. L&D Amsterdam …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 14, day 2

On the second day of round fourteen, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted Curaçao Neptunus, Silicon Storks pulled off a stunt vs DSS, HCAW hosted Meerlease Pioniers and Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted De Glaskoning Twins. Curaçao Neptunus  5  -  4  L&D Amsterdam Pirates Curaçao Neptunus clinched its fifth narrow win in as many games vs L&D …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 14, day 1

On the first day of the final round of the regular season, De Glaskoning Twins hosted Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort, DSS hosted Silicon Storks, Meerlease Pioniers hosted HCAW and Curaçao Neptunus hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates. Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort  4  -  3  De Glaskoning Twins A tough day for De Glaskoning Twins. To keep a …

JC Sulbaran released, heading to the Netherlands

A couple of days ago, the Winnipeg Goldeyes announced through their website the release of Curaçao native Juan Carlos Sulbaran. Today, Sulbaran placed a photo on Instagram, showing his passport and a ticket to Amsterdam airport. After a long absence due to an car accident shortly after the 2017 World Baseball Classic, in which he …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 13, day 3

On the third day of round thirteen, Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted DSS, Silicon Storks hosted Curaçao Neptunus, L&D Amsterdam hosted Meerlease Pioniers and HCAW hosted De Glaskoning Twins. DSS  11  -  0  Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort never stood a chance as they were outhit 14-3 andpitchingoutscored 11-0. Only in the …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 13, day 1

On day one of round 13, the game between Silicon Storks and Curaçao Neptunus was rained out and is rescheduled for tomorrow night. Despite the lousy weather today, all other games went on. L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted Meerlease Pioniers, DSS headed to Amersfoort to face Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort and HCAW hosted De Glaskoning Twins. …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 12, day 3

On day three of round twelve, Meerlease Pioniers hosted Silicon Storks, Curaçao Neptunus hosted Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort, L&D Amsterdam Pirates faced HCAW in Bussum and De Glaskoning Twins headed to Haarlem to face DSS. Silicon Storks  10  -  11  Meerlease Pioniers In a game that ended with a handball score, Silicon Storks blew a …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 12, day 2

On the second day of round twelve, Meerlease Pioniers headed to The Hague to face Silicon Storks, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted HCAW, Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted Curaçao Neptunus and DSS was the visiting team in Oosterhout where it faced De Glaskoning Twins. Meerlease Pioniers  3  -  1  Silicon Storks In a rather close game, …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 12, day 1

On the first day of round twelve, Curaçao Neptunus hosted Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort, Meerlease Pioniers hosted Silicon Storks, DSS hosted De Glaskoning Twins and HCAW hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates. Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort  1  -  4  Curaçao Neptunus  Without flexing its muscles Curaçao Neptunus walked off with an easy win tonight. The final score may tell …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 11, day 3

Today, De Glaskoning Twins hosted Curaçao Neptunus, Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted Meerlease Pioniers, DSS hosted HCAW and L&D Amsterdam Pirates was hosted by Silicon Storks. Curaçao Neptunus  6  -  3  De Glaskoning Twins After the 10-0 defeat in seven innings yesterday, today's score looked a lot better. But even though De Glaskoning Twins could keep …

Juan Carlos Sulbaran back in pro ball

After an absence of more than a year, Juan Carlos Sulbaran has made a return to professional baseball. The last game as a pro was at AA level with the Springfield Cardinals RedBirds. Yesterday he returned to pro ball with the independent Winnipeg Goldeyes of the American Association.   Last Thursday in the hoofdklasse report …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 10, day 3

On the third day of round ten, there were three surprising results as Curaçao Neptunus hosted DSS, L&D Amsterdam hosted Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort, HCAW hosted Silicon Storks and Hoofddorp Pioniers hosted De Glaskoning Twins. DSS  3  -  2  Curaçao Neptunus The first surprising result today came from Rotterdam as Neptunus suffered another defeat. DSS took a …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 10, day 2

No surprises today as DSS hosted Curaçao Neptunus, Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates, Silicon Storks Hosted HCAW and De Glaskoning Twins hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers. Curaçao Neptunus  6  -  1  DSS No blowout victory for Curaçao Neptunus but it was a clear win as DSS was limited to only two hits by Orlando Yntema who …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 10, day 1

On day one of round ten, Hoofddorp Pioniers hosted De Glaskoning Twins, DSS headed to Rotterdam to face Curaçao Neptunus, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort and HCAW hosted Silicon Storks.  Three close games today and one, well... not so close. An almost no-hitter and De Glaskoning Twins  1  -  0  Hoofddorp Pioniers …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 9, day 3

Another surprising result today and almost two as Curaçao Neptunus hosted HCAW, DSS hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers, Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted Silicon Storks and De Glaskoning Twins hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates. HCAW  2  -  1  Curaçao Neptunus In a real pitching duel, HCAW stayed at the right side of the score as it surprised Neptunus for the …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 9, day 2

On day two of round nine, L&D Amsterdam Pirates hosted De Glaskoning Twins, HCAW hosted Curaçao Neptunus, Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort headed to The Hague to face Silicon Storks and Hoofddorp Pioniers hosted DSS. De Glaskoning Twins  1  -  6  L&D Amsterdam Pirates One big inning made the difference today. For six innings De Glaskoning …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Round 9, day 1

On day one of round nine, Curaçao Neptunus hosted HCAW, DSS hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers, De Glaskoning Twins hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates and Cityside Apartments Quick Amersfoort hosted Silicon Storks. HCAW  0  -  2  Curaçao Neptunus The fans saw a very close game in Rotterdam today. Only in the fifth CuraçaoNeptunus broke the spell as it scored …

Dutch hoofdklasse 2018: Two lopsided deferred matches

Two deferred games tonight. In Hoofddorp, Pioniers hosted L&D Amsterdam Pirates and in Rotterdam, Silicon Storks hosted Curaçao Neptunus. The latter may sound strange as the game was played at Neptunus' home field the Neptunus Family Stadium but since Storks doesn't have a proper lighting system they play their home night games in Rotterdam. L&D …