Prof Baseball players in USA and Japan hit balls out of the park
NEW YORK - Major League began this week with five players from Curaçao and Aruba. Didi Gregorius opened the season for New York Yankees with a home run in his first game.
This was reported on the team’s website. meanwhile Jonathan Schoop hit his first ball out of the stadium. The Curaçao ballplayer did this in his fourth game this season for the Baltimore Orioles.
Japan was also heard of when Wladimir Balentien hit a homerun. After he had to miss the first game of the first season in the Nippon Professional because of injury, the Yakult Swallows outfielder hit two homeruns in his first five games.