Bristol Blues to face Israeli national team during seven-game exhibition tour

Published on Friday, 6 March 2020 17:15


The Israeli national baseball team will prepare for the 2020 Summer Olympics with a two-week training camp in the northeast United States.

The team will play seven exhibition games against amateur teams from around the region, including the Bristol Blues. The game will take place at noon on July 16 at Dunkin’ Donuts Park in Hartford.

Israel reached the quarterfinals of 2017 World Baseball Classic and will be the first team to represent the country in the Olympics since 1976. The game against the Blues will be the third installment in its exhibition tour.

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Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol Blues on Friday, 6 March 2020 17:15. Updated: Friday, 6 March 2020 17:17.