mekstrom Back to Italy for a couple days of practice. 6h
  •   chandsmlz Where in Italy are you? Have a couple friends headed your way and would love to set you up with them. They could use some direction on things to do or places to stay 6h
  •   mekstrom @chandsmlz I'm living in Rimini, it's a couple hours south of Venice. If they have questions feel free to pass on my email address. 6h
  •   chandsmlz Thanks, Will do! And congrats on engagement. So happy for you two! 4h

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mekstrom Candy Cane Land! Hundreds of these striped arches in a funky, Muslim and Christian influenced cathedral. 2d

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mekstrom 2, the number of bulls who've survived a day in this bullring..... it's over 100 years old. 3d

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mekstrom I'm a big fan of the Italian League's two week All-Star break! 4d

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mekstrom Post-practice BBQ. Courtesy of @leozileri, our centerfielder and grill master. 1w

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mekstrom My catcher, Ricky Bertagnon celebrates our win in the 1st phase of the Euro Champions League. #happyitalian 3w

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mekstrom Crooked spires at Brno town hall. 3w

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mekstrom New & Old in Brno 3w

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mekstrom Riding to the field in style in the Czech Republic. 3w

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mekstrom Finally found a Speedo and umbrella-free Italian beach. 4w

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mekstrom One more day on the streets in Rimini, then we're off to the Czech Republic to play in the European Club Championships. 4w

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mekstrom Fun night at the Pennabilli Music and Art Festival. The prevalence of hipsters and hippies made it feel like an Italian version of Portland. 4w

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mekstrom The World Barista Championship is in Rimini this week. I drank waaaaay too much coffee this morning. 1mon

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mekstrom Thrilled to be engaged to this lovely lady, @riggsby. I'll be counting down the days till you come back to Europe. 1mon

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mekstrom I'd guess there's a pot of gold somewhere in that castle. 2mon

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mekstrom Woke up at 7:00am this morning in Belgium... Bus --> Plane --> Bus --> Train --> Baseball game at 7:00pm 2mon

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mekstrom "Give it a couple hours and the field should be good." -- San Marino groundskeeper. 2mon

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mekstrom Our ballpark, named the "Stadio di Pirati" in Rimini seats 10,000, draws 500. The country of San Marino is the hill in the distance. 2mon
  •   codytownsend Pirate Stadium? 2mon
  •   mekstrom @codytownsend Yeah, that's it. Picture a more crumbly, Italian version of the Oakland Coliseum. 2mon
  •   nikebaseball @mekstrom We love your photo and would like to consider featuring it on our Nike sites and social media. If that’s cool with you, you’re 18+, you’re not a college athlete, and you own the rights to the photo, please reply ‘OK.’ 2mon
  •   mekstrom @nikebaseball Sorry I missed your comment, the Dubai pic today reminded me. That's OK with me. 2mon

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mekstrom The mountains were socked in Austria. I ate way too much streudel, schnitzel, and sausage to stay busy. 2mon

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