Planet Baseball Falls to Czech Republic in First Game

Jun 23rd, 2015

The first game of the trip was cold, windy and rainy.It rained heavily during batting practice for over 20 minutes and several times there was a light rain during the game. By the 3th inning the rain was gone, but the wind and chill remained. The Czech Republic baseball team took the field with Martin Schneider on the mound. Snyder had recently pitched his team to…

Becker To Compete in Europe’s Biggest Baseball Tournament This Summer

Jun 10th, 2015

From a Planet Baseball Press Release: Ben Becker, a Greenville senior, is traveling to the Czech Republic and Germany later this month to play with Planet Baseball, an international touring baseball team. Becker was invited to join the team following last summer’s Stanford All-stars Camp in California. The Planet Baseball team is set to compete in Prague Baseball Week (Europe’s biggest baseball tournament) and will…

Ben to Play Baseball in Prague and Germany This Summer

Jan 11th, 2015

Ben received an invitation by Planet-Baseball.com this week to join them on one of their international teams. Coach Jay Quinn named Ben to his Prague Baseball Week 19U tournament team which will play five games in Prague and then travel to Regenburg, Germany for three games versus the German National 19U team. Ben was invited after being seen at the Stanford Baseball Future Stars baseball…