Orioles infield prospect Jonathan Schoop said Saturday that he plans to play for the Netherlands in this spring’s
Schoop is listed on the Netherlands' provisional roster that came out this week, but he said was considering not playing because of a nagging left knee injury.
"Last year, I felt a little big of weakness in my leg, in my knee," Schoop said. "I was feeling not 100 percent. Right now it feels good."
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones will represent the United States in the WBC, and reliever
Schoop participated in the Arizona Fall League and was named to the Rising Stars Game. He’s spent the offseason working with