Netherlands baseball scores high in global arena

The Netherlands have been crowned European champions 22 times and are just two finishes behind the traditional powers at the World Baseball Classic.

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    Baseball may have its home in the United States but is also flourishing outside its heartland.

    The Netherlands have been crowned European champions 22 times and is just two finishes behind the traditional powers at the World Baseball Classic.

     

    Al Jazeera's Paul Rhys reports from Hoofddorp in the Netherlands.


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