2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Summaries of Round 5

Finally a weekend without rained out games. Here is an overview of all summaries of last weekend's Dutch hoofdklasse. Hoofddorp Pioniers vs Curaçao Neptunushttps://eyecons.com/videos/diegomar-markwell-pakt-150ste-win-in-sweep-tegen-pioniers-9338DSS/Kinheim vs L&D Amsterdam Pirateshttps://eyecons.com/videos/ld-amsterdam-morst-punten-tegen-dsskinheim-9337Silicon Storks vs HCAWhttps://eyecons.com/videos/silicon-storks-maakt-het-hcaw-lastig-en-pakt-als-underdog-twee-punten-9335Oosterhout Twins vs Quick Amersfoorthttps://eyecons.com/videos/twins-oosterhout-slaat-zich-in-de-late-innings-langs-quick-op-weg-naar-tiende-overwinning-op-rij-9340 This blog post is brought to you by  

2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 5, Day 3

On another gorgeous day, the following hoofdklasse games were scheduled: Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Curaçao Neptunus, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ DSS/Kinheim, Silicon Storks @ HCAW, and Quick Amersfoort @ Oosterhout Twins. Prepare for some surprises. Hoofddorp Pioniers 0 - 4 Curaçao NeptunusAn easy victory for Curaçao Neptunus. When you look at the box score, you may …

2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 5, Day 2

On the second day of round five, a day with great baseball weather, the following games were scheduled:Curaçao Neptunus @ Hoofddorp Pioniers, DSS/Kinheim @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates, HCAW @ Silicon Storks, and Oosterhout Twins @ Quick Amersfoort. Curaçao Neptunus  8  -  1  Hoofddorp PioniersFor six innings, Hoofddorp Pioniers managed to keep pace with Curaçao Neptunus …

Baseball Shorts: The Longest Perfect Relief Outing

Normally, relief outings last only a few innings with one exception: When a long man is brought in. In that case, a starting pitcher that didn't make the rotation, is sent to the mound because the actual starter's stuff isn't working. 114 years ago, something similar happened with a notable feat that the game ended …

2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 5, Day 1, plus a milestone for Diegomar Markwell

A rather strange schedule as the teams faced the same opponents they faced two weeks ago. Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Curaçao Neptunus, Silicon Storks @ HCAW, DSS/Kinheim @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates, and Quick Amersfoort @ Oosterhout Twins (at Amersfoort for well known reasons). Hoofddorp Pioniers  2  -  3  Curaçao NeptunusA close game in Rotterdam. In the …

Dohren Wild Farmers land Curaçaoan

The Dohren Wild Farmers, of the German first Bundesliga, have landed a player from the Dutch Kingdom, the team announced on Instagram today. Even though the Wild Farmers still hasn't played any games because it didn't get any permission by the state of Lower Saxony yet, the team is training in small groups. Their addition …

2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Summaries of Round 4

Here are the summaries of round four, in a week in which the top four walked away from the bottom four. The summaries of Quick Amersfoort vs HCAW and Hoofddorp Pioniers vs Oosterhout Twins, contain only two games. The ones on Saturday were rained out and will be played tonight. DSS/Kinheim vs Curacao Neptunushttps://eyecons.com/videos/curacao-neptunus-scoort-erop-los-tegen-dsskinheim-9254Silicon Storks …

Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Oosterhout Twins: Relive the Moment

The home game of Oosterhout Twins vs Quick Amersfoort, about a week ago, was boring because Quick Amersfoort didn't stand a chance. Last Sunday's game in which Twins hosted Hoofddorp Pioniers was a nail biter. A close game in which both teams could have clinched the win. But Twins was a tad better thanks to …

Photo Impression Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Oosterhout Twins

An absolute nail biter in Oosterhout Today. Both teams could claim the victory but Twins had just a bit more luck thanks to a walk off two-run home run by Shurman Marlin, that just cleared the right field fence. Here are some impressions of the game. Raf Cocu blew the save but still got the …

2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 4, Day 3

For the change no seven-inning games today. The following games were scheduled:Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Oosterhout Twins, DSS/Kinheim @ Curaçao Neptunus, Quick Amersfoort @ HCAW, and Silicon Storks @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates. Hoofddorp Pioniers   4  -  5  Oosterhout TwinsIn an absolute nail biter in which both teams could have claimed the win, it all came down …

2021 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 4, Day 2

On a rainy day, the following games were scheduled: Curaçao Neptunus @ DSS/Kinheim, HCAW @ Quick Amersfoort, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Silicon Storks, and Oosterhout Twins @ Hoofddorp Pioniers. Unfortunately, only two games were played because of the steady rainfall. Oosterhout Twins    -    Hoofddorp Pioniers    ppd. The game at Hoofddorp was cancelled …

Diegomar Markwell is Working Towards The End of His International Career

Dutch national team pitcher Diegomar Markwell stated in an interview that the upcoming Olympic Qualifier in Taiwan and eventually the Olympic games will be his final international tournaments. Diegomar Markwell The left-handed pitcher of Curaçao Neptunus stated in local Rotterdam newspaper Algemeen Dagblad, that he will continue to pitch for his club but only as …

Italian Serie A down to 32 Teams at The Eleventh Hour

Even though the Serie A had already started a bit when Group C took off two weeks ago, the biggest chunk of the league will start this weekend. Unfortunately, one team has decided to step back at the eleventh hour. So with the decision of Bollate BC 1959 to step back, the Serie A will …