Starting Pitchers for Tuesday-evening
AMSTERDAM (Neth.) -
The starting pitchers have been announced for the two make-up games that are scheduled to be played on Tuesday-evening (May 27).
These two games are the final two which are left over from the series of rainouts of a few weeks ago.
Weather conditions then resulted in a record 17 cancellations.
However, bad weather is predicted for both Tuesday and Wednesday.
There is a 90% chance of rain for Tuesday and 70% for Wednesday for almost the entire country.
A lot of rain, possibly accompanied by thunder, travels over the country on Monday-evening.
It will keep on raining throughout the night.
It will then slightly clear up in the morning, but more rain is then expected in the afternoon.
Wednesday is also expected to be rainy, then a sunnier period will start on Thursday.
At Vleuten, UVV will meet league-leader Vaessen Pioniers and in Dordrecht, DOOR Neptunus will visit Mampaey the Hawks.
Both UVV and The Hawks have named a rookie as their starting pitcher.
UVV will go with RHP Thijs Steenwijk, while starting for The Hawks will be RHP Jari Krutzen, who will make his big league-debut.
RHP Floris Timmer will be the starter for Neptunus when the game can be played.
Veteran righthander Elton Koeiman is the starter for Pioniers.
Schedule & Probable Starting Pitchers