2013 World Baseball Classic: March 2–19
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03-07-2013, 03:04 PM
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Of the European countries The Netherlands is fairly legitimate since there are actually a good amount of mainland players on that roster.
Without going through the roster player by player the Antilles don't offer up that much and Curaçao is an island of only about 140,000 people. They're probably the best 'hope' of the sport ever grabbing any sort of foothold in Europe.
Italy are actually the reigning European champions and while yes their WBC team is mostly North American players, they are probably the better up and coming country in Europe than the Netherlands (excluding their Caribbean players).
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