Strong season so far for Jakob Syrén

Former Dutch hoofdklasse pitcher, Jakob Syrén is having a great season so far with the Solingen Alligators. The tall Swede did not allow an earned run so far. Also today in the game vs the Untouchables Paderborn, Jakob kept the opponent from scoring.

Schermafbeelding 2019-04-27 om 16.09.49.png
Jakob Syrén (photo: Christian Beier)

After a solid season with a 2.74 ERA in the Dutch hoofdklasse in 2018, Jakob wasn’t offered a new contract by his former club, De Glaskoning Twins. Thanks to a blog post at the Dutch Baseball Hangout, Jakob signed with the Solingen Alligators eventually.

So far he will not regret the step as he is dominating the Bundesliga Nord. In five appearances (ten innings), Jakob gave up just six hits.

No photo description available.Today, the Solingen Alligators trailed 5-2 for five innings in game one of the doubleheader vs Untouchables Paderborn but in the sixth, Solingen’s offense exploded for six runs. Despite giving up five runs in seven innings, Dutchie Giovanni Tensen earned his third win of the season (3-1). Jakob entered the game in the seventh and gave up one hit and struck out four in two innings for his first save of the season.

With the numbers Jakob is putting up, De Glaskoning Twins may regret not signing him for the 2019 season as the current bullpen is rather shaky, to put it mildly.

Irish American Baseball Society

Baseball from a Dutch point of view since 2014

Maritime Pro Ball

Blog advocating bringing minor league ball to the Maritime Provinces!

D-Backs Europe

Een kijk op de MLB met een vleugje Arizona Diamondbacks

Milujeme Baseball

Nejlepší český web o baseballu

Dutch Baseball Hangout

Baseball from a Dutch point of view since 2014

DutchBaseballTraveler

Follow my trip in the USA during the 2016 summer!

Honkbal Op Zolder

Blog over bijzaken in Major League Baseball

The Ball Caps Blog

Baseball caps and beyond

The Negro Leagues Up Close

A blog about a century of African-American baseball history

Baseball History Daily

Heroes, Villains, Oddities and Minutia--The Forgotten History of the National Pastime

The Midwest League Traveler

Traveling & writing about the Midwest League, past & present, since 2011

Ben's Biz Blog

The Greatest Minor League Baseball Blog of All Time

B3: Big, Bald and Beautiful

Your guide to all things prospect, courtesy of Jonathan Mayo

Universo Béisbol

Hagamos del béisbol un deporte más universal.

%d bloggers like this: