L& D Amsterdam Win Holland Series

Down 0-3 L & D Amsterdam came back to win the next four over Curacao Neptunus in the best of seven series. L & D used three different pitchers to shutout Neptunus 6-0 in the final game. Jhan Rifaele pitching the first 6.1 innings to limit Neptunus to just four hits and three walks. Mike Groen was perfect for five outs, except for a hit batsman and Tom Stuifbergen worked the last inning to close out the victory.

Delano Selassa roped a two run double in the second inning to stake Rifaele to an early 4-0 lead. Sharlon Schoop extended that lead with a two run homer in the seventh.

For L & D it is their first championship since 2011. For Curacao Neptunus the loss ends a streak of six consecutive championships.

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