Great Britain – Netherlands 2-11
NED 011 410 310 11 10 2 GBR 000 002 000 2 5 6
With the help of six British errors, five walks and ten hits, the Netherlands downed Great Britain 11-2 on Tuesday evening in Rotterdam. With the win, the Dutch team wins Group B. Great Britain will conclude the 2012 European Championship on Wednesday with a game for 11th place in the standings. The reigning IBAF World Champion the Netherlands scored four runs in the fourth and three in the seventh to blow the score open. Curt Smith tripled twice and double to drive in three RBI. Wesley Connor went 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBI. Orlando Yntema pitched 5 2/3 innings for the win. Gregory Hendrix was charged the loss. He issued three hits, six runs (5 ER) and four bb in 3 2/3 innings.