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Minarik, Cervenka lead Czech Republic past Israel

The Czech Republic upset Israel, 7-4, and got the second victory of the WBSC Baseball Europe/Africa Qualifier. Marek Minarik earned the win, Martin Schneider picked up the save. Martin Cervenka broke the tie, with a three-run shot in the fifth. Matej Hejma also went deep with a solo homer. Daniel Valencia’s two runs blast wasn’t enough to get Israel the win.

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Cordemans, Decaster help Netherlands defeat Spain

The Netherlands beat Spain 6-2 and got the second victory of the WBSC Baseball Europe/Africa Qualifier. Rob Cordemans earned the win, JC Sulbaran picked up the save. Yurendell Decaster lead the offense with 2 hits, including a double, and 2 RBIs.

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Colabello leads Italy to first win in the Olympic Qualifier

Italy defeated Czech Republic, 5-1, on Thursday night in Bologna and earned the first victory in the WBSC Baseball Europe Africa Qualifying Event for Tokyo 2020. Chris Colabello hit a three-run shot in the bottom of the fifth to break the tie. Angelo Palumbo picked up the win, Radim Chorust took the loss.

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Rickles homer sets tone, Israel outscores Netherlands

Four Israeli pitchers limited the powerful Dutch lineup to five hits and allowed only one walk. A two-run homer by the catcher set the ton in the bottom of the first, a three-RBI double by second baseman Mitch Glasser broke the score open in the second

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Ochoa, Galvan homer as Spain defeats South Africa

Spain got the first win of the WBSC Baseball Europe/Africa Qualifier thanks to a 7-1 victory over South Africa. Ricardo Hernandez got the win while Jared Elario took the loss. Blake Ochoa hit the go-ahead grand slam in the fifth frame while Lesther Galvan homered in the eight.

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