Breaking: Curaçao Neptunus signs Cole Hamels for 2021 season

With the club still looking for some reinforcement on the mound for the 2021 season, multiple Dutch champion Curaçao Neptunus has acquired a 37-year old MLB veteran.  Cole Hamels with the Phillies A-Advanced team Clearwater Threshers As the club kept a close eye on American baseball, it could sign starting pitcher Cole Hamels to a …

2020 National Champions in Europe

It has become a tradition. An overview of the national champions of most European countries per season. This year we will sum up the champions per country once again. As 2020 was a strange year due to the COVID-19 virus, baseball wasn't played in some countries and in others, no playoffs were played. Nevertheless here …

Honkbal.nu, een evaluatie

Na een kort regulier seizoen is het tijd om de balans op te maken over honkbal.nu, dat ons wordt aangeboden door Eyecons in samenwerking met de KNBSB en de hoofdklasse clubs. Hoe is de ervaring? Is het voor verbetering vatbaar? Dat hoop ik duidelijk te maken in de volgende blog post. Normaal gesproken schrijf ik …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Summaries of Round Four

Once again honkbal.nu provides summaries of the games that were played this weekend. Here are the links.  HCAW vs Curaçao Neptunus https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-4-hcaw-curacao-neptunus-5612?utm_medium=share Quick Amersfoort vs Oosterhout Twins https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-4-twins-oosterhout-quick-amersfoort-5610?utm_medium=share DSS/Kinheim vs Silicon Storks https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-4-dsskinheim-silicon-storks-5611?utm_medium=share Hoofddorp Pioniers vs L&D Amsterdam Pirates https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-4-ld-amsterdam-hoofddorp-pioniers-5613?utm_medium=share

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 4, Day 3

On the third day of round four, the following games were scheduled: HCAW @ Curaçao Neptunus, Oosterhout Twins @ Quick Amersfoort, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Hoofddorp Pioniers, and Silicon Storks @ DSS/Kinheim. HCAW  1  -  6  Curaçao Neptunus Once again, one big inning was all Curaçao Neptunus needed to win the game. For 5.5 innings, …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 4, Day 2

On the second day of the fourth round in the 2020 Dutch hoofdklasse, the following games were scheduled: Curaçao Neptunus @ HCAW, Hoofddorp Pioniers @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates, DSS/Kinheim @ Silicon Storks, and Quick Amersfoort @ Oosterhout Twins. Curaçao Neptunus  6  -  0  HCAW No big innings and no blowout score but still Neptunus was …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 4, Day 1

With the games between Curaçao Neptunus and HCAW, Quick Amersfoort and Oosterhout Twins, and DSS/Kinheim and Silicon Storks were scheduled last night, only one game could be played entirely. The others were postponed due to superfluous rain or thunderstorms. HCAW @ Curaçao Neptunus Before the game could start, the floodgates of heaven opened and the …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Summaries of Round 3

Thanks to honkbal.nu, we can see the summaries of round three of the 2020 Dutch hoofdklasse. Here are the links: Oosterhout Twins vs Curaçao Neptunus https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-3-twins-oosterhout-curacao-neptunus-5589?utm_medium=share HCAW vs DSS/Kinheim https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-3-hcaw-dsskinheim-5590?utm_medium=share Quick Amersfoort vs L&D Amsterdam Pirates https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-3-ld-amsterdam-quick-amersfoort-5591?utm_medium=share Silicon Storks vs Hoofddorp Pioniers https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-3-silicon-storks-hoofddorp-pioniers-5588?utm_medium=share

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 3, Day 3

Only three games today as the game between Hoofddorp Pioniers and Silicon Storks was cancelled due to corona contaminations. The following games did go on: Quick Amersfoort @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates, DSS/Kinheim @ HCAW, and Curaçao Neptunus @ Oosterhout Twins. Quick Amersfoort    -    L&D Amsterdam Pirates In a lopsided game, L&D Amsterdam Pirates …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 3, Day 2

On day two of the third round of the 2020 Dutch hoofdklasse, the following matches were scheduled:  Oosterhout Twins @ Curaçao Neptunus, Silicon Storks @ Hoofddorp Pioniers, L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Quick Amersfoort and HCAW @ DSS/Kinheim. Due to the coronavirus case at Hoofddorp Pioniers, the club has decided not to play this weekend's games …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 3, Day 1

On day one of the third round in the Dutch hoofdklasse, the following games were scheduled: DSS/Kinheim @ HCAW, Quick Amersfoort @ L&D Amsterdam, Hoofddorp Pioniers @ Silicon Storks, and Curaçao Neptunus @ Oosterhout Twins. Both Silicon Storks and Oosterhout Twins are still lacking a proper lighting installation. As a result, Storks was playing at …

Summaries of Round 2 of the Dutch hoofdklasse

For the second week in a row, Honkbal.nu has created the summaries of series of last weekend. Enjoy. Silicon Storks vs Quick Amersfoort https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-2-quick-amersfoort-silicon-storks-5553?utm_medium=share Oosterhout Twins vs L&D Amsterdam Pirates https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-2-twins-oosterhout-ld-amsterdam-5552?utm_medium=share DSS/Kinheim vs Curaçao Neptunus https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-2-curacao-neptunus-dsskinheim-5550?utm_medium=share Hoofddorp Pioniers vs HCAW https://eyecons.com/videos/samenvattingen-speelronde-2-hoofddorp-pioniers-hcaw-5551?utm_medium=share This blog post is brought to you by Score66 Baseball 

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 2, Day 3

On the third day of the second round of this year's Dutch hoofdklasse, the following games were scheduled: DSS/Kinheim @ Curaçao Neptunus, HCAW @ Hoofddorp Pioniers, Silicon Storks @ Quick Amersfoort and L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Oosterhout Twins. DSS/Kinheim  0  -  7  Curaçao Neptunus It wasn't a blowout score like yesterday but still DSS/Kinheim didn't …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 2, Day 2

On the second day of the second round of the shortened Dutch hoofdklasse season, the following games were scheduled: Curaçao Neptunus @ DSS/Kinheim, Meerlease Pioniers @ HCAW, Quick Amersfoort @ Silicon Storks and Oosterhout Twins @ L&D Amsterdam Pirates. Quick Amersfoort  7  -  4  Silicon Storks In one of those see-saw games, Quick Amersfoort struck …

2020 Dutch hoofdklasse: Round 2, Day 1

On the first day of the second round of the Dutch hoofdklasse, the following games were scheduled: L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Oosterhout Twins (played in Amsterdam), DSS/Kinheim @ Curaçao Neptunus, HCAW @ Meerlease Pioniers and Silicon Storks @ Quick Amersfoort. DSS/Kinheim  2  -  5  Curaçao Neptunus A quicky in which Curaçao Neptunus took full advantage …

Watch hoofdklasse honkbal here: Round 2, Day 1

Today day one of round two of the Dutch hoofdklasse baseball.  The links to today's games are added: L&D Amsterdam Pirates @ Oosterhout Twins https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NpMdE84Bg4M DSS/Kinheim @ Curaçao Neptunus  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgPybSc0QlU Silicon Storks @ Quick Amersfoort https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7rRCpKFjNI HCAW @ Meerlease Pioniers No link available as Pioniers plays in Heemstede tonight. This blog post is brought to …