Dutch Hoofdklasse,Thursday April 30: A spoiled no-hit bid and no surprises

On day one of round three, the following games were scheduled: Pronto DSS - Vaessen Pioniers; HCAW - UVV; Curacao Neptunus - Mampaey The Hawks and the top series of this weekend L&D Amsterdam Pirates - Corendon Kinheim. Pronto DSS - Vaessen Pioniers  0 - 5 Pioniers got on the boards in the very first …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday April 25

On day two of round two, the following games were scheduled:  Corendon Kinheim - Curacao Neptunus; HCAW - L&D Amsterdam Pirates; Mampaey the Hawks - Pronto DSS; UVV- Pioniers HCAW - L&D Amsterdam Pirates 0 -10 Once again HCAW committed a shipload of errors, four to be exact and all four led to runs. Already …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Thursday April 23

Today the second round started with the following scheduled games: UVV - Vaessen Pioniers; Corendon Kinheim - Curacao Neptunus; Mampaey the Hawks - Pronto DSS; HCAW - L&D Amsterdam Pirates Corendon Kinheim - Curacao Neptunus  3 - 4 On paper the absolute Match of the Day was the one between Corendon Kinheim and Curacao Neptunus. …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Sunday April 19

The following games were scheduled today: HCAW - Curacao Neptunus; Corendon Kinheim - Pronto DSS; Mampaey the Hawks - Vaessen Pioniers; UVV - L&D Amsterdam Pirates HCAW - Curacao Neptunus 2 - 14 Curacao Neptunus showed that yesterday's loss vs HCAW was a mistake. Today they restored the order by beating HCAW in seven mercy …

Dutch Hoofdklasse, Saturday April 18: Couple of surprises

Today was day two of the first round of the Hoofdklasse season. The following games were scheduled: Curacao Neptunus - HCAW; Pronto DSS -  Corendon Kinheim; L&D Amsterdam Pirates - UVV and Vaessen Pioniers -  Mampaey the Hawks. I attended the latter. L&D Amsterdam Pirates - UVV (remainder of Thursday's game) 0-2 Because a part …

2015 Dutch Hoofdklasse season tees off

Tonight the long awaited start of the Hoofdklasse season in the Netherlands finally was there. Three games were played: Curacao Neptunus -  HCAW; Vaessen Pioniers - Mampaey The Hawks and Corendon Kinheim -  Pronto DSS. In each of the three games, one team was vastly superior over the other.  It may appear weird to Americans, …

KNBSB kicks off new season by presenting 2015 national baseball team

Yesterday, the Dutch baseball and sofball federation (KNBSB) kicked off the new baseball season with a presentation of the Dutch national team. A few new faces could be recognized next to the similar ones. The plans for the future were also presented. The training program of the Dutch national team will be expanded from two …

Three of Dutch top four teams played in Easter tournament as preparation on upcoming season

L&D Amsterdam Pirates (last year's runner up in the Holland Series), Vaessen Pioniers and Corendon Kinheim prepared themselves to the upcoming season at the Charles Urbanus Tournament, organized by other Hoofdklasse club HCAW from Bussum during the Easter weekend. After HCAW from Bussum merged with Amstel Tijgers from Amsterdam prior to the 1989 season, the …