2019 European Baseball Championship

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2019 European Baseball Championship
2019 European Baseball Championship.jpg
Tournament details
Host country Germany
Dates 7–15 September 2019
Teams12 (from 1 continent)
Defending champions Netherlands (2016)
Final positions
Champions
Gold medal europe.svg
 Netherlands (23rd title)
Runner-up
Silver medal europe.svg
 Italy
Third place
Bronze medal europe.svg
 Spain
Fourth place Israel
Tournament statistics
Games played47
Attendance21,653 (461 per game)
Most Valuable PlayerNetherlands Ademar Rifaela
2016
2021

The 2019 European Baseball Championship was an international baseball tournament organized by the Confederation of European Baseball, between 12 national teams. The 2019 Championship was held September 7–15, 2019, in Bonn and Solingen, Germany.

The tournament contributes towards qualification to the 2020 Summer Olympics, with the top five teams and Team South Africa scheduled to compete at the European-African qualifier for the 2020 Summer Olympics, which will be played September 18 to 22, 2019, in Bologna and Parma, Italy.[1]

Qualification[edit]

The top 10 teams of the 2016 European Championship qualified automatically for the tournament. Two additional teams, Austria and Israel, qualified from the 14-team B-Pool tournament.

Pool Bonn Pool Solingen

Belgium
6th, 2016 European Baseball Championship
Italy
Bronze medal europe.svg 2016 European Baseball Championship

Croatia
10th, 2016 European Baseball Championship
Netherlands
Gold medal europe.svg 2016 European Baseball Championship

Czech Republic
5th, 2016 European Baseball Championship
Spain
Silver medal europe.svg 2016 European Baseball Championship

France
7th, 2016 European Baseball Championship
Sweden
8th, 2016 European Baseball Championship

Germany
4th, 2016 European Baseball Championship
Austria
Winner of Belgrade group and 2018 playoff series against  Lithuania

Great Britain
9th, 2016 European Baseball Championship
Israel
Winner of Blagoevgrad Group and 2019 playoff series against  Lithuania

Round 1[edit]

Pool A[edit]

Standings[edit]

Qualified for Quarterfinals
Qualified for Relegation Round
Teams W L Pct. GB R RA
 Netherlands 4 1 .800 46 15
 Israel 4 1 .800 25 23
 Czech Republic 3 2 .600 1.0 32 25
 Germany 2 3 .400 2.0 19 23
 Great Britain 2 3 .400 2.0 23 28
 Sweden 0 5 .000 4.0 14 45
September 7, 2019 Czech Republic  1 – 6  Israel Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 7, 2019 Sweden  1 – 9  Germany Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,900
Boxscore

September 8, 2019 Israel  4 – 3  Sweden Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 8, 2019 Netherlands  6 – 8  Czech Republic Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,200
Boxscore
September 8, 2019 Germany  1 – 0  Great Britain Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,350
Boxscore

September 9, 2019 Czech Republic  3 – 4
(10)
 Great Britain Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 9, 2019 Netherlands  9 – 0  Sweden Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 300
Boxscore
September 9, 2019 Germany  2 – 4
(10)
 Israel Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 500
Boxscore

September 10, 2019 Great Britain  4 – 7  Israel Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 10, 2019 Czech Republic  10 – 30  Sweden Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 10, 2019 Netherlands  8 – 1  Germany Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,100
Boxscore

September 11, 2019 Sweden  07 – 13  Great Britain Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 50
Boxscore
September 11, 2019 Israel  04 – 13  Netherlands Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 250
Boxscore
September 11, 2019 Great Britain  02 – 101  Netherlands Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 11, 2019 Germany  06 – 10  Czech Republic Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 700
Boxscore

1 game suspended on September 7, 2019 in the 9th due to darkness (Ned led 10 – 2).

Pool B[edit]

Standings[edit]

Qualified for Quarterfinals
Qualified for Relegation Round
Teams W L Pct. GB R RA
 Italy 5 0 1.000 52 11
 Spain 4 1 .800 1.0 44 24
 France 3 2 .600 2.0 52 30
 Belgium 2 3 .400 3.0 25 43
 Austria 1 4 .200 4.0 21 47
 Croatia 0 5 .000 5.0 10 49
September 7, 2019 Croatia  2 – 3  Spain Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 425
Boxscore
September 7, 2019 Belgium  5 – 1  Austria Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 198
Boxscore
September 7, 2019 France  02 – 16  Italy Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 850
Boxscore

September 8, 2019 Spain  13 – 50  Belgium Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 300
Boxscore
September 8, 2019 Austria  06 – 12  France Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 100
Boxscore
September 8, 2019 Italy  2 – 1
(10)
 Croatia Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore

September 9, 2019 Italy  10 – 10  Austria Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 100
Boxscore
September 9, 2019 Belgium  9 – 6  Croatia Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 100
Boxscore
September 9, 2019 Spain  6 – 3  France Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore

September 10, 2019 Belgium  02 – 12
(8)
 France Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 80
Boxscore
September 10, 2019 Croatia  01 – 12
(7)
 Austria Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 60
Boxscore
September 10, 2019 Spain  03 – 13  Italy Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 250
Boxscore

September 11, 2019 Italy  11 – 40  Belgium Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 80
Boxscore
September 11, 2019 Austria  01 – 19
(6)
 Spain Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 11, 2019 France  23 – 00
(5)
 Croatia Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore

Play-offs[edit]

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
September 13 11:00 - Bonn 1
 
 
 Israel8
 
September 14 19:00 - Bonn 1
 
 France2
 
 Israel6
 
September 13 19:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Italy7
 
 Italy7
 
September 15 19:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Germany5
 
 Italy1
 
September 13 15:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Netherlands5
 
 Netherlands17
 
September 14 15:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Belgium2
 
 Netherlands1
 
September 13 16:00 - Solingen
 
 Spain0 3rd Place
 
 Spain5
 
September 15 15:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Czech Republic4
 
 Spain16
 
 
 Israel11
 

Quarterfinals[edit]

Order of games can change after round robin

September 13, 2019 11:00 Israel  8 – 2  France Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 200
Boxscore
September 13, 2019 15:00 Netherlands  17 – 20
(5)
 Belgium Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 350
Boxscore
September 13, 2019 16:00 Spain  5 – 4
(10)
 Czech Republic Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore
September 13, 2019 19:00 Italy  7 – 5  Germany Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,000
Boxscore

Semifinals[edit]

September 14, 2019 15:00 Netherlands  1 – 0  Spain Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 900
Boxscore
September 14, 2019 19:00 Israel  6 – 7  Italy Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,000
Boxscore

Bronze[edit]

September 15, 2019 15:00 Spain  16 – 11  Israel Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,200
Boxscore

Final[edit]

September 15, 2019 19:00 Italy  1 – 5  Netherlands Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 2,000
Boxscore

Placement Round 5th - 8th Place[edit]

 
Placement Round5th Place
 
      
 
September 14 11:00 - Bonn 2
 
 
 Czech Republic5
 
September 15 11:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Belgium4
 
 Czech Republic4
 
September 14 11:00 - Bonn 1
 
 Germany3
 
 France4
 
 
 Germany14
 

Classification Games[edit]

September 14, 2019 11:00 Czech Republic  5 – 4  Belgium Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 80
Boxscore
September 14, 2019 11:00 France  04 – 14
(7)
 Germany Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 800
Boxscore

5th Place[edit]

September 15, 2019 11:00 Czech Republic  4 – 3  Germany Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 1,900
Boxscore

Note: There was no game for 7th place.

Placement Round 9th - 12th Place / Relegation Round[edit]

  9th place
                               
 Austria 6    Austria 10  
 Great Britain 1        Croatia 0          Austria 9
   Croatia 1      Great Britain 11
     Great Britain 5  
 Croatia 17    Great Britain 12
 Sweden 2    Sweden 2  

Relegation Round[edit]

September 12, 2019 11:00 Austria  6 – 1  Great Britain Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 100
Boxscore
September 12, 2019 15:00 Croatia  17 – 20
(6)
 Sweden Bonn 1, Bonn
Attendance: 100
Boxscore

September 13, 2019 12:30 Great Britain  12 – 20
(8)
 Sweden Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 80
Boxscore

The loser of the above game, Sweden, is in 12th place and is relegated.

September 13, 2019 13:00 Austria  10 – 00
(7)
 Croatia Bonn 2, Bonn
Attendance: 100
Boxscore

September 14, 2019 12:30 Croatia  1 – 5  Great Britain Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore

The loser of the above game, Croatia, is in 11th place and is relegated.

9th Place[edit]

September 15, 2019 12:30 Austria  09 – 11  Great Britain Baseballpark Weyersberg, Solingen
Attendance: 150
Boxscore

Final standings[edit]

Rk Team W L Pct. R RA Note
1st, gold medalist(s)  Netherlands 7 1 .875 69 18 Qualified for
Africa/Europe 2020 Olympic Qualification
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Italy 7 1 .875 67 27
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Spain 6 2 .750 65 40
4  Israel 5 3 .625 50 48
5  Czech Republic 5 3 .625 45 37
6  Germany 3 5 .375 41 38
7  France 3 4 .429 58 52
7  Belgium 2 5 .286 31 65
9  Great Britain 5 4 .556 52 46
10  Austria 3 5 .375 46 59
11  Croatia 1 7 .125 28 66 Relegated
12  Sweden 0 7 .000 18 74

Statistics leaders[edit]

External link[edit]

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