Category Archives: Israel

The Week in International Baseball (25 February-3 March)

    The week started with a host of updates from our European players in American education. Great Britain’s Paul Kirkpatrick had a great start for Western Kentucky (tweet). Lithuania’s Marius Balandis had his first start of the year for … Continue reading

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2017 European Top 50 Club Rankings

Josh Chetwynd revealed Mister Baseball’s ranking of the Top 50 European baseball clubs today (link) and the Netherlands’ Curaçao Neptunus took home the top ranking, its fourth time as the best team in Europe. Italy, Germany, and other clubs from the … Continue reading

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National Baseball Federations and Social Media

In the fast-paced world of sport, news flows quickly and rumours, scores, and quotes are reported by the minute. While many still wait to hear their news on SportsCenter or check the box scores in the morning, most journalists and … Continue reading

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Young Players Shine at Brooklyn World Baseball Classic Qualifier

By Gabriel Fidler BROOKLYN, New York – Watching the World Baseball Classic as a fan adds a whole new dimension to following baseball, as countries form their own dream teams where David Wright, Giancarlo Stanton, and Ryan Braun face off … Continue reading

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WBCQ Brooklyn: Pitching, Slugging Deliver Israel Brooklyn WBC Qualifier Championship

BROOKLYN, New York – Israel left no doubt that it deserved a place in the 2017 World Baseball Classic with a convincing 9-1 win over upstart Great Britain to win the fourth and final qualifier without losing a game. The … Continue reading

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WBCQ Brooklyn: Israel Squeaks by Brazil, Advances to Qualifier Championship

BROOKLYN, New York – Israel and Brazil showed off impressive pitching in a performance that truly put the ‘classic’ in World Baseball Classic, and the Israeli team came out the victors in a 1-0 nailbiter of a game in the final … Continue reading

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WBCQ Brooklyn: Great Britain’s Upset Bid Falls Short at Classic Qualifier

BROOKLYN, New York – Great Britain showed that it will be a force to be reckoned with at the World Baseball Classic Qualifier in Brooklyn, taking a 2-1 lead into the bottom of the seventh against Israel before falling 5-2. … Continue reading

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Israel Dominates C-Level European Championship

LJUBLJANA—The first European baseball tournament of 2014 to feature national teams recently concluded in Slovenia’s capital. The C-Level European Championships, which function as the lowest rung on a three step promotion system, saw eight teams contest 20 games over five … Continue reading

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All-Time World Baseball Classic Records

Team                           Record             RF        RA       RD Australia                       1-8                   31        60        -29 Brazil                             3-3                   18        18        … Continue reading

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All-Time World Baseball Classic Records

Team                           Record             RF        RA       RD Australia                        1-5                   29        46        -17 Brazil                               3-0                   … Continue reading

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