Stats

Please find the final stats 2013 at our download area. Congratulations again to the Bad Homburg Hornets and all individual award winners. Thanks to all teams and helpers for another nice weekend at the ballpark! Finkstonball XVII will take place from June 7th till 9th 2014.

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Final Standing of FINKSTONBALL XVI

Like every year after the Final the Trophy-Ceremony takes place in front of all the fans. Congratulation to all participating teams! Final Standing: 1st place - Bad Homburg Hornets 2nd place - Austrian National Team 3rd place - Swiss National Team 4th place - Attnang Athletics 5th place - T...

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FINKSTONBALL XVI - Final preview

The Final game of FINKSTONBALL XVI will be played by the Austrian Nationalteam and the Bad Homburg Hornets. Both teams could win all their games so far and showed great performances so far. The house is full and great wheater promises a great game! The Austrians could win in a nailbitter against Sw...

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Lineup for the Homerun Derby

The Homerun Derby will start in a few moments. We got the Line Up for the event: 1 - BK Vindija - Petar Burazin 2 - Swiss Nationalteam - Jonny Perigo 3 - Sissach Frogs - Claudio Heim 4 - Attnang Athletics - Daniel Schwarz 5 - Bad Homburg Hornets - Fabio Ferningo Hernandez 6 - The Intern...

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Swiss Nationalteam finishs on 3rd place

The Swiss Nationalteam could win the game for the 3rd place with great action in the offense. The Attnang Athletics could not finish their tournament with a win, even though they fought back in 5th inning. They managed to score 7 runs en Route but still they have to be satisfied with a 4th place loo...

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Homerun-Derby starts soon!

The Homerun Derby is one of the highlights at Finkstonball every year. The big show will start shortly after the game for 3rd place. Every team can send a batter to the Finkstonball Homerun-Derby. Each batter has 10 tries to collect as many Homeruns as possible. Follow the Homerun Derby on our

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Athletics lost to Bad Homburg Hornets

In the 2nd Semifinal of Finkstonball XVI the home team, the Attnang Athletics, could not advance to the final by loosing against last year\'s winner from Finkstonball XV, the Bad Homburg Hornets. Final score: 6:0 after 6 Innings Tomorrow\'s Schedule will be the following: 9 am - Game for 5th Place...

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Places 7-12 decided

While the winner of Finkstonball XVI will be decided tomorrow, place 7 to 12 are already decided: 7th Place - Sissach Frogs 8th Place - Belfast Northstars 9th Place - Athletic Sofia 10th Place - Polish Allstars 11th Place - BK Vindija 12th Place - Domazlice Wolfs Game for the 5th Place will take p...

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Austria advances to the final

The Swiss and the Austrian Nationalteam both battled over 10 innings. Nine Innings long, nobody could score a run, but finally Team Austria scored in the tenth and saving the win. Final Score 1:0. The Austrian Nationalteam will now play in the Final tomorrow at 2pm. The opponent will be decided in ...

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Semifinal Schedule

Later this day the winners of the four groups will compete in the semifinals. Semifinal 1 features a nice matchup between the Swiss and the Austrian Nationalteam. The first pitch will be thrown at 4:30 pm. In the second Semifinal the host team, the Attnang Athletics will face the Bad Homburg Horne...

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Hluboka advances to game for the 5th place

The Hluboka Cardinals could earn their first win of the game after loosing against the Austrian National Team. The Belfast Northstars had a tough time against the Czech loosing 8:1 in the end. On Field 2 the Polish Allstars beat the Domazlice Wolfs 4:9 in 5 Innings. Next-Up: Belfast Northstars @ ...

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Nationalteams will matchup in Semifinal 1

The Swiss Nationalteam came from behind and scored four runs in the very last inning to take the lead. The Northstars could not score to tie the game, so the final score 5:4. Athletics Sofia started off well in the 2nd day of Finkstonball XVI beating BK Vindija 11:0. Now playing on Field 1: Hlubok...

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Team Austria advances to the Semifinals

The 9:00 am game between the Austrian Nationalteam and the Hluboka Cardinals went into extra innings twice. The Austrians could come back from a 4:2 disadvantage to win the game 4:5 in inning 7. On Field 2 The International Game could beat the Sissach Frogs 10:3 and advance in the play-down matchup...

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End of Day 1

In the last game of the day the Attnang Athletics could win the last game of the day in a nailbiter. Thomas Schrittwieser pitched for the home team and did a pretty good job, even though he had to batlle the whole game to keep his team in front. With a lead-off triple in the last half inning the ti...

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Semifinal Drawings

The Drawing for the Semifinals already took place! The Winner of Group A will face the Winner of Group B, the Bad Homburg Hornets, while the Winner of Group C will play against the Winner of Group D.

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OPENING CEREMONY

After the Hornets could decide the game to their favore in the 3rd Inning, Bad Homburg could win 6:1 against The International Game. The Opening Ceremony, featuring all the Teams and a dance show by Enjoy will start soon. Also we are looking forward to a little surprise the Attnang At...



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First Games are played...

The first games are finished! The International Games won their first game after extra innings 3:2 against Athletics Sofia. Belafast Northstars started with a win into Finkstonball XVI against the Domazlice Wolfs (5:4 after 5 Innings). Next Up: Austrian Nationalteam vs. Polish Allstars on

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Tiki Bar

Former Finkstonball manager Rainer L. Krankl gave up his job as tournament manager five years ago to concentrate on new projects for the Athletics. As a big Florida Spring training fan he made his dream of his own tiki bar happen and so Finkstonball visitors will be the lucky ones to be his first ...



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Preparations

The Athletics used the perfect work-free summer day for FINKSTONBALL preparations. Due to our new second field we got a new tractor for the groundcrew and we used that occasion for a tractor rally. fyi: Orange won. Attnang is ready and waiting for the teams.

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Line-up open air stage at the baseballfield

In the evenings the following bands will play at the open air stage: SA 18.5.2013: 19:30 The Forum Walters Right after the opening game these local heroes who are not afraid of the international stage will kick the weekend off with their catchy punk anthems played acoustic. http://www.theforumwalt...

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Mosquitoes go Finkstonball!

Next to the catering stands from the Athletics where you can get Burgers and Pizzas during the weekend, there will also be a BBQ-stand this year organized by the Mosquitoes, a Fastpitch Softball Team from Vienna. Due to the fact that the Mosquitoes will paricipate in the A-Pool European Cup this sum...

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Preparations

Spring hasn`t started yet in Austria, but the Athletics don`t stare out of the window and wait till the sun comes out: The past two weekends were used to prepare the field for the umpcoming season! And the season starts faster than you can say "Baseball". First games will be played April 13th when t...



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Teams

80 days until FINKSTONBALL XIV and we can finally present the line-up for this years tournament. These teams confirmed their participation: 1. Attnang-Puchheim Athletics (AUT) 2. The International Game (USA) 3. Swiss Nationalteam (SUI) 4. Austrian Nationalteam (AUT) 5. Belfast Northstars (GBR...



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National

Not only clubs from all over Europe use Finkstonball Tournament for preparations for the season, also Nationalteams take the opportunity to play against high quality teams to be ready for the European Championships. This year even three Nationalteams take part at Finkstonball: Austria, Swiss and Po...

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International

For the first time in the FINKSTONBALL history a team from the USA will participate at the tournament. John Dobkowski from the organisation "The international game" will bring a team with players from all over the USA. Headcoach of the team is no other than Ty Eriksen, who is well known in Attnang...



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