Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 10  “Take a breath”

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 10 “Take a breath”

The epitome of a baseball globetrotter, Jimmy Jensen wraps up his 5th straight season overseas (year-round), this time with the Stuttgart Reds of the German Bundesliga. In this episode Jimmy shares his 2017 summer experience of baseball and travel while also reflecting on his journey overseas thus far.  

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 9  “Csere”

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 9 “Csere”

We are off to the beautiful city of Budapest, Hungary, one of Europe’s most visiting cities to visit Lisa Maulden and Braden Lee, both IBC members who spent the 2017 season with the Budapest Reds Baseball and Softball Club. We then check in on Chad Scheilz and Kyle Ford in Metz, France as they both…

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 8 “Alpines eh?”

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 8 “Alpines eh?”

For the first time Globetrotters takes us to one of the most competitive semi-pro baseball leagues in Canada where a number of IBC members have signed on to play in recent years. Jack Shannon shows us around his new home in St. John, New Brunswick while playing for the St. John Alpines.    

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 7

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 7

Coming off his second straight season overseas in Austria then Australia, Michael Gonzalez (and fellow import teammate) Andrew Schenk make a pit stop in Bali, Indonesia before traveling to their new teams in Europe. Michael then shows us around his new home in Chartres, France.  

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 6

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 6

An old baseball glove left behind by a U.S. solider during WWII is found and donated to the Attnang Athletics clubhouse. Steven Johnson and myself hit the road to Prague for Prague Baseball Week with the International Stars. While in Prague we meet up with Zak Colby of the Kochi Fighting Dogs from the Shikoku…

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 5

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 5

First stop is La Rochelle, France for the French All-Star home run contest where IBC member Alex Carter puts on a show. From there IBC members playing in Germany, Switzerland, and France meet up in Pamplona, Spain for the Running of the Bulls. We then pop over to eastern France to check in on IBC…

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 4

Globetrotters – Season 2, Episode 4

In this episode we drop by the infamous Finkstonball baseball and softball tournament and music festival in Attnang-Puchheim, Austria. Numerous IBC members are in town for the weekend including Globetrotters Jimmy Jensen, Scotty Mulhearn and Daniel Catalan. The week after Finkstonball we follow the host team the Attnang Athletics and their imports Ryan Rupp and…

Globetrotters Season 2, Episode 3 – Argentina and Austria

Globetrotters Season 2, Episode 3 – Argentina and Austria

Get some insight into the clubhouse lifestyle in Attnang-Puchheim, Austria before stopping in with the Buenos Aires Shankee in Argentina for the start of their spring season.

Globetrotters Season 2, Episode 2 – France and Austria

Globetrotters Season 2, Episode 2 – France and Austria

It is a snow packed baseball day in Austria with Steven and Ryan before visiting Daniel Catalan in Paris with his new club and his sweet set up at Paris University!

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…

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 11

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 11

In this second to last episode of season 1, we take you to Canberra to visit with Louis Cohen (ACT Bandits/Canberra Cavalry) and Chad Scheilz (Tuggeranong Vikings) before heading to Adelaide with Alex Carter (Port Adelaide Magpies/Adelaide Bite). All three IBC members tell their tale of their overseas experience thus far.  

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 10

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 10

This episode features clips and bloopers of IBC members throughout Australia as well as in South Africa and China. This episode gives you a good feel of the overall experience of playing abroad and the various cultural experiences that come with it.  

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 9

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 9

Former imports of the MacArthur Orioles (Sydney) Jimmy Jensen, Max MacNabb and Caleb Fenimore are back in Australia for another season of baseball but this time with separate clubs. In this episode Jimmy and Max return to Sydney to visit their former club and Caleb who was back for his second year. The trio plus friends take…

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 8

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 8

Max MacNabb and Louis Cohen are the two biggest IBC success stories of the 2016-2017 season as both pitchers worked their way from state league baseball in Australia to key starting pitching roles for the Adelaide Bite and Canberra Cavalry of the Australian Baseball League. Prior to pitching for the Cavalry, Louis had never pitched…

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 7

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 7

Tyler Krobetzky and Chelsea Cohen met while playing abroad in Australia. In this episode, one year later, Chelsea and Tyler take advantage of their Australian mid-season Christmas break to visit New Zealand for their second time as a couple. Chris Kuno takes us through a day in his life as a youth coach in Shanghai…

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 6

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 6

Jimmy Jensen along with IBC member Jeremy Howard (and wife) go on a road trip down the Great Ocean Road with some unreal footage of The Twelve Apostles, a collection of limestone stacks off the shore of the Port Campbell National Park near Melbourne. IBC member Chris Kuno shows us around during his first weeks…

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 5

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 5

Jimmy Jensen takes us on a skate through Melbourne while Max MacNabb gets called up to the Australian Baseball League and makes the ABL All-Star game roster. Sneak previews into an IBC member on a whole new continent….    

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 4

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 4

Jimmy Jensen enjoys a Thanksgiving feast in his honour, Mike Gonzalez introduces us to the lifestyle of playing and living in Perth while Scotty Mulhearn and his Red Sox teammates partake in “Manshower 2016.”  

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 3

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 3

In this episode we visit four imports players who are playing for the same club in the beautiful city of Sydney, Australia  

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 2

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 2

In this second episode, we once again check in on Jimmy Jensen in Melbourne and introduce long term IBC veteran member Scotty Mulhearn in Brisbane along with IBC teammates, Bart Janssen and Eric Herman.  

It’s not about the number of hours you put in, it’s about what you put in those hours.