Solingen Alligators

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Solingen Alligators
Solingen Alligators Logo.jpg
League Baseball-Bundesliga (Bundesliga Nord)
Location Solingen
Ballpark Baseballpark Weyersberg
Year founded 1991
League championships 2006
Colors green / white / yellow
Manager Norman Eberhardt
General Manager Peter Niemeyer
Website solingen-alligators.com

The Solingen Alligators are a baseball and softball club from Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia. The club was founded in 1991 and the first men's team was promoted to the first division of the Baseball Bundesliga for the 2003 season. It has played there in every season since, winning its only championship to date in 2006. The club claims over 250 members.

Club structure[edit]

The full club consists of 9 teams:

  • 1st Men's Baseball, Bundesliga's 1st Division
  • 2nd Men's Baseball, Bundesliga's 2nd Division
  • 3rd Men's Baseball, Bezirksliga
  • Juniors
  • Youth 1
  • Youth 2
  • Adult Pitch
  • Tee Ball
  • Hobby Team[1]

Season by Season Performance (1st Bundesliga)[edit]

Year Rank Games W L Win% Season Notes
2007 1 24 22 2 .917 Lost to Mainz Athletics in Semifinals, 1-3[2]
2008 1 28 27 1 .964 Lost to Regensburg Legionäre in Semifinals, 1-3[3]
2009 1 24 20 4 .833 Lost to Heidenheim Heideköpfe in Semifinals, 2-3[4]
2010 1 28 24 4 .857 Lost to Heidenheim Heideköpfe in Semifinals, 0-3[5]

[6][7][8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://solingen-alligators.com/online/
  2. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/mainz-and-regensburg-advance-to-german-baseball-finals/
  3. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/tornados-sweep-legionaere-win/
  4. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/recaps-mannheim-heidenheim-edge-regensburg-solingen-german-finals/
  5. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/german-semis-heidekoepfe-buchbinder-legionaere-advance-finals/
  6. ^ http://www.heidekoepfe.de/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6&Itemid=18
  7. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/bundesliga-results-july-2627/
  8. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/recaps-mainz-athletics-clinch-playoff-spot-baseballbundesliga/
  9. ^ http://www.mister-baseball.com/2010/08/page/5/

External links[edit]