EBLT 2013 UK
EBLT 2013 video impression of Rotterdam and Paris
|Watch the footage of the European Big League Tour clinics at Rotterdam and Paris, made and edited by Erik Janssen of Major League Baseball International.
Enjoy the effort and enthusiasm of all participants, MLB-players, Dutch National Team and Youth team players and volunteers.
Roger “The Shark” Bernadina joining Cincinnatie Reds
|After his stints with the Washington Nationals (2008-2013) and the Philadelphia Phillies (2013) Roger Bernadina will start his Spring Training with Cincinnati Reds. During Spring Training in Goodyear Arizona, Roger will compete for a MLB roster spot. During the EBLT 2013 clinics at Rotterdam Roger showed up in his Phillies uniform. Hopefully he will be part of the 2014 EBLT edition in his Reds uniform.|
Curtis Granderson starting with new organization
|Grandersons enthusiastic and dedicated performance during the European Big League Tour 2013 at Rotterdam and Paris had een tremendous impact on a lot of youth baseballplayers in The Netherlands and France. Just after the EBLT 2013 Curtis Granderson signed a 4 year $ 60 M deal with the New York Mets. After turning down the New York Yankees offer just before the EBLT 2013 the Yankees didn’t allow Granderson to show up in pinstripes during EBLT 2013.|
Rick van den Hurk at Guam and Okinawa
|Preparing for the upcoming season Rick van den Hurk joined his team Samsung Lions at the isle of Guam (USA) in the Pacific. On Februari 10th the Samsung Lions move to Okinawa, Japan to continue their Spring Training. End of February Samsung Lions return to their home town Daegu in South Korea to start the exhibition games.|
Kalian Sams is getting ready
|Also Kalian Sams, who will shortly arrive in Arizona for Spring Training, is preparing for the upcoming season with the organization of the Texas Rangers. Under the guidance of personal trainer Hans Kroon Kalian is building up his strength to compete for a spot at the highest level with Texas.|
Chris Dickerson to Pirates
|On January 6th Chris Dickerson signed his contract with Pittsburgh Pirates. He will report at Pirate City, Bradenton, Fl, for the first full squad work out on February 18th. During Big League Spring Training camp he will compete for a 25 man roster spot.|