Pericos de Puebla acquires Tom de Blok.

According to the website of the Pericos (parakeets) de Puebla, the club has acquired Dutch starter Tom de Blok in a surprising move. Or isn't the move surprising at all? Since team Kingdom of the Netherlands played the Olympic Qualifier in the ballpark of the Pericos de Puebla, the club could see all the good …

Mexican League calls it a season

After Minor League Baseball announced the cancellation of the 2020 season, the Mexican League, that is also considered an AAA minor league, though not affiliated to any MLB club, also announced the cancellation of the 2020 season today. https://twitter.com/LigaMexBeis/status/1278375420858118146 Besides the announcement on Twitter, the LMB explained why it cancels the season in a press …

Rather unique baseball cooperation on both sides of US-Mexican border

This may something the current president of the United States may not like 😉 but Laredo TX and Nuevo Laredo, just across the border in Mexico will have a rather unique baseball cooperation. Both cities will be the host of a Mexican League team. To make this cooperation possible, a team in the Mexican League …

Cashman Field will host Mexican Pacific League baseball

Cashman Field in Las Vegas will host the first-ever Mexican Baseball Fiesta. Earlier this month, the Las Vegas 51s featured MiLB's "It's fun to be a fan campaign" in which the AAA teams sported Spanish names on their jerseys. In Las Vegas' case, the 51s were named Reyes de la Plata for one day. Now …

Kalian Sams finds new club in Mexico

Kalian Sams, outfielder of team Kingdom of the Netherlands will not return to the Quebec Capitales in the upcoming season. On the day of the press conference of team Netherlands in preparation on the Premier 12 tournament, he told me that he liked it in Quebec but that he was looking for something different. This …