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[3/10/2015] Global Baseball Match: Starting Pitchers for Game 2

by on Mar.10, 2015 @ 11:00 pm, under International, Samurai Japan
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Starting pitchers for Game 2 on March 11:

Diegomar Markwell (All Euro) vs Takahiro Matsuba (Samurai Japan)

The game will take place at Tokyo Dome and will start at 18:00.

TV Broadcast: BS-TBS from 18:00 until the end of the game
Live Stream: Rakuten Shotime from 17:30 until the end of the game

Source: official announcement

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[3/9/2015] Global Baseball Match: News and Notes

by on Mar.10, 2015 @ 2:12 am, under International, Samurai Japan
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Alessandro Maestri joined the All Euro team for workouts on March 8. Source: Sports Hochi 3/9/2015

The Samurai Japan team worked out at the indoor facilities at QVC Marine on March 9. Source: Nikkan Sports 3/9/2015, Nikkan Sports 3/9/2015

Daichi Osera will to start the first game of the Global Baseball Match on March 10. He is slated to pitch three innings. Source: Nikkan Sports 3/9/2015

Shintaro Fujinami will be the third pitcher on the mound for Samurai Japan on March 10. He is scheduled to pitch two innings. Source: Nikkan Sports 3/9/2015

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[3/8/2015] Global Baseball Match: Rob Cordemans tabbed to start first game

by on Mar.09, 2015 @ 3:47 am, under International, Samurai Japan
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The All Euro team worked out indoors for about three hours on Sunday after their practice game against the Ni-gun Yomiuri Giants was cancelled due to rain. Veteran Rob Cordemans is currently slated to start the first game of the Global Baseball Match against Samurai Japan on March 10.

Source: Nikkan Sports 3/9/2015, Sponichi 3/9/2015, Sports Hochi 3/9/2015

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[3/6/2015] Global Baseball Match to be streamed by Rakuten Showtime

by on Mar.07, 2015 @ 3:12 am, under International, Samurai Japan
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The All Euro team held their first practices on March 5 at the JR Higashi Nihon baseball facilities in Kashiwa, Chiba. Twenty-six players worked out for about three hours. The All Euro team also visited the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

Source: Daily Sports 3/5/2015, Nikkan Sports 3/5/2015, Sanspo 3/6/2015, HoF announcement 3/6/2015

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Hayato Sakamoto is expected bat third for Samurai Japan, followed by Sho Nakata and Yoshitomo Tsutsugo in the four and five slots, respectively. Yuji Nishino is set to be the team closer.

Source: Sponichi 3/6/2015, Sponichi 3/6/2015

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Samurai Japan announced on March 6 that Rakuten Showtime will be streaming the Global Baseball Match for free (domestic only).

  • March 10 - from 17:30 until 19:00, from 20:54 until the end of the game (highlights will be available for time in between 19:00 and 20:54.
  • March 11 - from 17:30 until the end of the game

Links from the Samurai Japan website will become available on the day of the games.

Source: official announcement, Rakuten Showtime

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[3/4/2015] Global Baseball Match: All Euro Roster Changes

by on Mar.05, 2015 @ 1:58 am, under International, Samurai Japan
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Two player changes were announced for Global Baseball Match's All Euro team on March 4.

Out:

  • Rick VandenHurk (injury)
  • Andruw Jones (wants to spend time with family)

In:

  • Mike Bolsenbroek
  • Jakub Sladek

Source: official announcement, Sports Hochi 3/4/2015

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Osaka Toin High School manager Koichi Nishitani is the top candidate to manage the Samurai Japan eighteen and under team during the upcoming U18 World Cup.

Source: Nikkan Sports 3/3/2015

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[3/2/2015] U18 Baseball World Cup, Global Baseball Match

by on Mar.03, 2015 @ 1:55 am, under International, Samurai Japan
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The 27th WBCS U18 Baseball World Cup will take place in Japan this year. The Japan High School Baseball Federation and the Baseball Federation of Japan held an organizing committee meeting in Osaka on February 27.

The tournament will take between August 28 and September 6. Teams from Japan, the United States, Cuba, Taiwan, Canada, Korea, Italy, Mexico, Australia, Brazil, the Czech Republic, and South Africa will be participating in the tournament. Four stadiums will be used: Koshien Stadium, Toyonaka Rose Stadium, Nanko Chuo Baseball Stadium, and Maishima Baseball Stadium. The Finals games will be played at Koshien Stadium.

Source: IBAF Anouncement, Sanspo 2/27/2015, Sponichi 2/28/2015

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The Global Baseball Match's All Euro team is scheduled to arrive in Japan by March 4. They will hold practices at various locations in the city over three days beginning on March 5. They are slated to play a practice game against the Ni-gun Yomiuri Giants at Giants Stadium on March 8. The games will start at 1:00pm. Admission will be free. The game will be canceled if it is raining.

The Samurai Japan team will meet on March 8.

Source: Sanspo 2/27/2015, Sponichi 2/28/2015

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[2/27/2015] Global Baseball Match: Samurai Japan Starting Pitchers

by on Feb.27, 2015 @ 9:41 am, under Samurai Japan
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Global Baseball Match - Samurai Japan Starting Pitchers (as of February 26)

  • Game 1 - March 10 - Daichi Osera (HIR)
  • Game 2 - March 11 - Takahiro Matsuba (ORI)

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/20/2015, Nikkan Sports 2/26/2015

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New and Old Notes

  • Eurosport 2 will be the exclusive broadcaster for the Global Baseball Match games in Europe. Source: official announcement
  • Samurai Japan announced that they added Asahi Beer as a sponsor on January 19th. They now have seven sponsors. Source: official announcement
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[2/17/2015] All Euro Global Baseball Match 2015 Roster

by on Feb.18, 2015 @ 2:46 am, under Samurai Japan
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Coaching Staff

Pos Name JPN Name ENG Country League DOB
Manager スティーブ・ヤンセン Janssen, Steve Belgium Netherlands 1972/2/20
Coach マルコ・マッツィエーリ Mazzieri, Marco Italy Italy 1962/12/20
Coach ウィム・マルティヌス Martinus, Wim Netherlands - 1963/10/3
Coach シドニー・デヨング de Jongh, Sidney Netherlands - 1979/4/14
Coach マルティン・ブルナー Brunner, Martin Austria - 1974/8/11
Coach ベン・テイセン Thijssen, Ben Netherlands - 1966/7/19
Coach アウグスト・メディナ Medina, Augusto Italy - 1987/4/26

Player Roster

Pos Name JPN Name ENG Country League T/B Age DOB
P ルーク・ゾマー Sommer, Luke Germany Germany L/L 29 1985/6/22
P ディエゴマル・マークウェル Markwel, Diegomar Netherlands Netherlands L/L 34 1980/8/8
P ホセ・エスカローナ Escalona, Jose Italy Italy L/L 29 1986/1/7
P ロブ・コルデマンス Cordemans, Rob Netherlands Netherlands R/R 40 1974/10/31
P オーウェン・オーザニッチ Ozanich, Owen France France R/R 25 1989/6/23
P アレッサンドロ・マエストリ Maestri, Alessandro Italy Japan R/R 29 1985/6/1
P トム・ストゥイフベルゲン Stuifbergen, Tom Netherlands Netherlands R/R 26 1988/9/26
P シャリオン・マルティス Martis, Shairon Netherlands Free Agent R/R 27 1987/3/31
P ルーク・ファンミル van Mil, Loek Netherlands Free Agent R/R 30 1984/9/15
P リック・バンデンハーク VandenHurk, Rick Netherlands Japan R/R 29 1985/5/22
P レスリー・ナカル Nacar, Leslie Spain Spain R/R 31 1983/7/20
P ヤン二クラス・シュトックリン Stoecklin, Jan-Niclas Germany Germany R/R 24 1990/5/11
P オルランド・インテマ Yntema, Orlando Netherlands Netherlands R/R 28 1986/2/21
P ケビン・ヘイエステク Heijstek, Kevin Netherlands Netherlands R/R 26 1988/4/9
C ブレーク・オチョア Ochoa, Blake Spain Spain R/R 29 1985/9/5
C リカルド・ダシェンコ Dashenko, Ricardo Netherlands Netherlands R/R 24 1990/5/1
C ジアニソン・ボックハウト Boekhoudt, Gianison Netherlands Netherlands R/L 25 1989/10/15
INF カート・スミス Smith, Curt Netherlands Free Agent R/R 28 1986/9/9
INF アレッサンドロ・バリオ Vaglio, Alessandro Italy Italy R/R 26 1989/1/28
INF オスカー・アングロ Angulo, Oscar Spain Spain R/R 31 1984/2/1
INF フアンカルロス・インファンテ Infante, Juan Carlos Italy Italy R/B 33 1981/10/8
INF ミカエル・ドゥールスマ Duursma, Michael Netherlands Netherlands R/R 36 1978/2/26
OF ステファノ・デシモーニ Desimoni, Stefano Italy Italy L/L 26 1988/4/12
OF フェルナンド・マルティネス Martinez, Fernando Spain Free Agent R/L 26 1988/10/10
OF カリアン・サムス Sams, Kalian Netherlands Netherlands R/R 28 1986/8/25
OF マリオ・キアリーニ Chiarini, Mario Italy Italy R/R 34 1981/1/7
INF/OF ユレンデル・デカスター de Caster, Yurendell Netherlands Free Agent R/R 35 1979/9/26
DH アンドリュー・ジョーンズ Jones, Andruw Netherlands Free Agent R/R 37 1977/4/23

Source: official announcement

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Changes

Out:

  • Rick VandenHurk, Andruw Jones [3/4]

In:

  • Mike Bolsenbroek, Jakub Sladek [3/4]

Source: official announcement