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Holland Series
Corendon Kinheim
vs.
L&D Amsterdam

Compiled and Copyright © 1997-2008 by Marco Stoovelaar
Holland Series (best-of-five, Game Three)
Corendon Kinheim - L&D Amsterdam 0-12 (7 inn.)
Pim Mulier Stadion, Haarlem
Wednesday, October 8, 2008
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...Amsterdam-coaches Randell Hannah, Rikkert Faneyte and Tim Miner before the game...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...In the first inning, Maikel Benner hits the first of 22 basehits...
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...A great shot of Fausto ┴lvarez Rizo's follow-through...
...after connecting for a 3-run homerun moments later...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Another great photo of Fausto ┴lvarez Rizo after hitting his homerun...
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...Fausto ┴lvarez Rizo's scores after his homerun...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...The facial expression of Dirk van 't Klooster says enough...
...Not only was Corendon Kinheim dethroned as champion...
...Dirk's personal streak of eight consecutive titles also ended...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Wesley Connor slides into second base on an infield-hit by Maikel Benner...
...in the second inning, while 2B RenÚ Cremer jumps out of the way...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...2B Za´r Koeiman makes (another) great play on a pop-fly by Tjerk Smeets in 4th inning...
...Behind him RF Bas de Jong covers, SS Marvin Bleij is on the left...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Winning pitcher Ryan Murphy...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...In the 5th inning, Za´r Koeiman doubles...
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...Amsterdam's Maikel Benner avoids a tag by Tjerk Smeets in the 7th inning...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...but misses the plate in doing so...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...Moments later, Benner will be tagged out by catcher Tjerk Smeets...
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...Pim Walsma closes the game in the seventh inning...
...In the back the scoreboad says it all: 12 Runs, 21 Hits...
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...A lot of Amsterdam-fans followed the action...
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...Za´r Koeiman hugs winning pitcher and Series MVP Ryan Murphy...
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...Brothers Jos (left) and Bas de Jong point at the scoreboard...
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...Dethroned champion Corendon Kinheim congratulates new champion L&D Amsterdam...
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...L&D Amsterdam Pirates celebrates its first Dutch title in 18 years...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Another photo of the celebration...
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...Disappointment for the Kinheim-players...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...Kinheim's catcher Tjerk Smeets looks to the Amsterdam celebrations...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...Head Coach Rikkert Faneyte is congratulated by KNBSB-Chairman Ruud van Zetten...
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...3B Coach Randell Hannah with the Cup...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Fausto ┴lvarez Rizo admires the Cup...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Relief picher Mark Kan appears to wonder...
...if all is really true...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Bat Boy Mathijs Corengel joins in the celebration...
...and also gets a Championship Medal...
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...Wesley Connor jumps in the air after receiving his Championship Medal...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...Marvin Bleij shows his excitement...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

...Winning Coach Rikkert Faneyte hugs his mother and the team's dug-out scorer Annechien...
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...One of the great and emotional moments of the evening...
...Co-founder and 'Mr. Pirates' Loek Loevendie with the Cup...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...The team celebrates the conquering of Championship Cups...
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...This season, the Championship Cups are for L&D Amsterdam...
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...After celebrating after the game, the team went back to its Clubhouse in...
...Amsterdam to continue the celebration...
...Here, players, family, friends and fans watch the TV-registration...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...Fausto ┴lvarez Rizo and Loek Loevendie continue the celebrations...
...in the Pirates Clubhouse back in Amsterdam after the game...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...1B Coach Tim Miner enjoys himself...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...And so does Chairman and Sponsor John Witte...
(Photo: Alfred Cop Fotografie)

...L&D Amsterdam - Champion of 2008...
(Photo: Jelsma's SportsART)

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