June 23, 2009
The European Champion Cup Final Four brings together four of the best baseball teams in the continent. This year’s event took place over the weekend just gone in Barcelona, Spain. The four teams battling it out were L&D Amsterdam Pirates, Corendon Kinheim (both from the Netherlands), Danesi Caffe’ Nettuno and Fortitudo Bologna (both from Italy).
Read a full review of the tournament at BaseballGB.
July 6, 2008
BaseballGB hearalded the arrival of another European into MLB this week:
In a four-part series, Joe Gray took a look at the stats from the Southern section of the British National Baseball League:
National Baseball League South: Base-running stats
National Baseball League South: Fielding stats
National Baseball League South: Pitching stats
National Baseball League South: Batting stats
Joe also reviewed the events from the games in the top tier of the British league from last weekend:
BaseballGB’s look at the All Star nominations came to a conclusion:
All Star Game 2008 – Outfielders
All Star Game 2008 – Catcher
All Star Game 2008 – Shortstop
A Fantasy Baseball challenge continued:
Starters left me finished
Finally, goodies from MLB.com were highlighted:
Gameday Audio Rewind
All Star bonuses from MLB.tv
June 8, 2008
This past week at BaseballGB.co.uk :
‘Weekly’ Hit Ground Ball 2008 – Week Ten – Baseball pitchers deliberately hitting batters and how this compares to cricket.
Yankee upstaged by statistical oddity – 6 for 6, or four 2-1’s in a row? You decide.
More on Condensed Games and Clickable Linescores – Extolling the virtues of two great features on MLB.com that have (thankfully) reappeared this week.
Amateur Player draft 2008 – A British commentary on all three hours of the first round of the Player draft.
Condensed Games are back – MLB.com answer the prayers of many MLB.tv subscribers by bringing back this much-loved feature.
The day before – Looking ahead to the draft once again
2008 Amateur draft preview – no cryptic titles here, a brief preview of the draft.
National League: home runs rain down on London – Joe Gray’s review of last weekend’s action in the British National League, with particular emphasis on the home run race.
News from the Netherlands – Bench clearing brawls, suspensions and surgeons.