Globetrotters Season 2, Episode 1 – Austria and Belgium

Globetrotters Season 2, Episode 1 – Austria and Belgium

Season 2 takes us to the 2017 summer season overseas where the majority of IBC imports are playing or coaching in Europe. In this first episode we start off with imports on two teams coming off a championship season in 2016, the Attnang Athletics of the Austrian first division and the Deurne Spartans of the…

IBC E58: A decade of baseball overseas: From fired in Europe, to baseball in the middle east to a career with MLB (part 1)

IBC E58: A decade of baseball overseas: From fired in Europe, to baseball in the middle east to a career with MLB (part 1)

Listen to the interview now and/or read the shorter version below. Justin “Boomer” Prinstein has been involved in baseball overseas since he first came to Europe in 2006 as an import pitcher. The former George Washington University pitcher spent his junior and senior years in the shadows of some of his more sought after teammates. In fact, half…

IBC E49: Sweet set up in Australia for this former NCAA D3 star.

IBC E49: Sweet set up in Australia for this former NCAA D3 star.

Andrew Medeiros was a standout in his NCAA III conference where he was known as a speedy catcher who hits for average and power. The Westfield State University grad fell victim to an all to familiar story of a talented player slipping through the pro baseball cracks. After not being drafted and failed attempts at an Indy ball…

IBC E24: Belgium baseball in the summer and Australian baseball in the winter with Aaron Brandt

IBC E24: Belgium baseball in the summer and Australian baseball in the winter with Aaron Brandt

In this interview with Aaron Brandt he tells us how the International Baseball Community website helped him to take his career to Belgium in the summer of 2013 and then how that was immediately followed up with a winter stint in Melbourne, Australia for the winter of 2013-2014.   Aaron landed a job with Belgium club…

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