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Japan's Seiya Suzuki steals second as Israel's second baseman Tyler Krieger drops the ball during the
The movie poster for “Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel.” Credit: IMDB.
Jason Marquis, who played 15 years in the major leagues, delivering a pitch for
Pirates Ryan Lavarnway bats against the Braves at LECOM Park Saturday, March 10, 2018
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In this photo made on Thursday Jan, 5 2017, young players watch American Jewish professional baseball players practice at the Baptist V
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PHOTO: Starting Pitcher Jason Marquis of Israel pitches against a player from the Netherlands at
In this photo made on Thursday Jan, 5 2017, Ryan Lavarnway, an American professional baseball player, signs autographs to Israeli fans before the practice ...
Thanks to the World Baseball Classic's relaxed eligibility rules and Israel's unique citizenship requirements, a team of mostly American Jews has gone 2–0 ...
Josh Zeid (right) and Ike Davis at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, January 2017. (Ironbound Films)
So, if they didn't relate to it ‒ great. We found the 28 best guys that can represent us.”
With Mirth and a Mensch, Israel Upsets South Korea in W.B.C.With Mirth and a Mensch, Israel Upsets South Korea in W.B.C.. Image. Members of Team Israel ...
Ike Davis, formerly of Major League Baseball's New York Mets, signs autographs for fans
Cody Decker hits a single in the top of the seventh inning against Taiwan during the
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Jewish-American pros look to boost baseball in Israel
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Prince William and Kate Middleton in 2011. William is scheduled to visit Israel in June
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Ryan Lavarnway, an American professional baseball player, signs autographs to Israeli fans before the
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Team Israel tours Jerusalem
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Ike Davis, Again in New York, Leads Israel Previous Britain in World Baseball Traditional Qualifier
Major League Baseball players visit Israel (L to R): Ty Kelly, Cody