2010 Hoofdklasse

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DOOR Neptunus won 23 games in a row to open the season, setting a new league record for consecutive wins in a season. The streak did not end until early July. They went on to win the 2010 Holland Series for their 13th title, a new Hoofdklasse record. Their top star was Leon Boyd, who finished with a 0.39 ERA to win Pitcher of the Year honors. The MVP was Kinheim outfielder Bryan Engelhardt, who led the league in slugging, homers, RBI, steals, hits and total bases.

Fridstein incident

Regular Season Standings[edit]

(Head coach in parantheses)

  1. DOOR Neptunus, 39-3 (Steve Janssen)
  2. Corendon Kinheim, 30-11 (Eelco Jansen)
  3. L&D Amsterdam Pirates, 25-17 (Charles Urbanus Jr.)
  4. Konica Minolta Pioniers, 21-20 (Bernie Beckman) - replaced midseason by a trio of coaches)
  5. Mr. Cocker HCAW, 19-23 (Bill Froberg)
  6. Sparta/Feyenoord, 13-28 (Ludwig Bernadina)
  7. ADO, 9-31 (Leo Voogd)
  8. Almere Magpies, 9-33 (Marco Wels)

Playoffs: Neptunus def. Pioniers, Amsterdam def. Kinheim

2010 Holland Series: Neptunus def. Amsterdam

All-Star Game[edit]

On July 4, the first Hoofdklasse All-Star Game was held. Dwayne Kemp was named MVP as his North team won, 7-4. Jean-Paul Gulinck got the decision. See 2010 Hoofdklasse All-Star Game for details.

Award Winners[edit]

League Leaders[edit]

(in progress)