Posted 19 September 2012 - 05:17 PM
Right now in Jupiter, FL, the WBC Qualifiers are starting. The teams there are Spain France, Israel and South Africa.
Starting tomorrow in Regensburg, Germany, Canada, Czech Republic, Germany and Great Britain will start a WBC qualifier.
Twins-related players (mostly former, but some current) TWins minor leaguers:
Germany - Max Kepler, Markus Solbach, former minor leaguer Toby Gardenhire.
France - former minor leaguers Rene Leveret and Fred Hanvi
South Africa - Hein Robb
Span - Eduardo Morlan
Canada - Andrew Albers, Rene Tosoni
Czech Republic - Jan Rehacek, Jakub Hatjmar, Matej Hejma
For Israel, former big leaguer Shawn Green is playing. So is Adam Greenberg. The team is managed by Brad Ausmus and the hitting coach is Mark Loretta.
In mid-November, there will be WBC Qualifiers played in Panama City (Brazil, Columbia, Nicaragua and Panama) and New Taipei City (Taiwan, New Zealand, Phillipines, Thailand).