Team Italy elite baseball squad plays exhibition game against San Marino on May 24, 2022

Team Italy elite baseball squad plays exhibition game against San Marino on May 24, 2022
16/05/2022
17 Team Italy elite baseball players are put to the test in a seven-inning exhibition game against host San Marino on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 7:30 pm

San Marino hosts the Team Italy elite baseball squad for a seven-inning exhibition game on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 7:30 pm. However, the complete program begins earlier in the day when the Azzurri interact with local youth teams in friendly competition and food trucks cater to the baseball hungry crowd.    

San Marino manager and Team Italy coach Doriano Bindi will be joined by the Azzurri coaching staff of Bobby Cramer, Gianmarco Faraone and Michele Gerali as well as guest coaches Andrea Tulli and Simone Bonaccorso. In addition, physiotherapist Massimo Baldi and delegation manager Gigi Mignola will be on hand to assist.

The following Team Italy elite players are expected to participate:

 Last NameFirst NamePOSYear of BirthClub Affiliation
1AldegheriMattiaP19981949 PARMA BASEBALL CLUB ASD
2AndrettaMaurizioP1998RAMS BASEBALL CLUB VITERBO A.S.D./FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. Scarl
3AstorriCesare1B19981949 PARMA BASEBALL CLUB ASD
4BassaniAlexP1990FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. scarl
5BertossiRiccardoOF2000FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. scarl
6Brolo GouveaMuriloP1988FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. scarl
7DeottoAlessandroC/OF19951949 PARMA BASEBALL CLUB ASD/FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. Scarl
8Epifano DuranErick AlessandroIF1990A.S.D. SAN MARINO BASEBALL CLUB
9Ferrini ColmenarezJose LeonardoIF1989A.S.D. REGGIO RAYS BASEBALL/A.S.D. SAN MARINO BASEBALL CLUB
10GarbellaNicola Luciano SathyaOF/P1992AOSTA BUGS A.S.D./A.S.D. NETTUNO B.C. 1945
11Koutsoyanopulos VittiAldo ChrisOF19951949 PARMA BASEBALL CLUB ASD
12LiberatoreErnesto PaoloC1996A.S.D. REGGIO RAYS BASEBALL/FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. Scarl
13MercuriMattiaIF1994A.S.D. NETTUNO B.C. 1945
14MineoAlbertoC1994NEW BLACK PANTHERS A.S.D./1949 PARMA BASEBALL CLUB ASD
15PaoliniRicardo SegundoIF1999A.S.D. REGGIO RAYS BASEBALL/FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. Scarl
16PecciFedericoP1997A.S.D. NETTUNO B.C. 1945
17ScafidiChristianP1997FORTITUDO BASEBALL CLUB 1953 S.S.D. scarl

by Roberto Angotti

(Photo of Team Italy at the recent meeting in San Marino by PhotoBass)