Local pitchers in World Classic

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Carl Michaels will once again don the South African uniform when the national baseball team play in the World Baseball Classic qualifiers in Sydney next week. Michaels is no stranger to international baseball. PHOTOS: Rashied Isaacs
Carl Michaels will once again don the South African uniform when the national baseball team play in the World Baseball Classic qualifiers in Sydney next week. Michaels is no stranger to international baseball. PHOTOS: Rashied Isaacs

Two pitchers of Athlone A’s, Carl Michaels and Lloyd Stevens, are packing their bags to join the rest of the South African baseball team at the World Baseball Classic qualifiers in Sydney from 11 to 14 February.

Lloyd Stevens (27) will be making his debut tour with the South African team after previously attending a national training camp in 2011. Stevens’ selection is good reward for his efforts over the last few seasons.

Stevens also captained the South African men’s softball team in 2010.

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