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  Elul 17, 5767 , 31/08/07

Israel Baseball Pitcher Signs Up with U.S. Team

Californian Rafael Bergstrom, who helped pitch the Beit Shemesh Blue Sox to a first place finish and winner of the championship, has signed up with an American professional team. The Blue Sox won the championship at the end of the inaugural season of the Israel Baseball League (IBL).

He is the first IBL player to sign up with a U.S. team and is joining the Atlantic League’s Bridgeport Bluefish, whose season ends September 16.

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