The Irish Junior National Baseball Team

The Irish Junior National Baseball Team roster includes players from County Meath and County Wicklow in Ireland, as well as players from New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, California, and New Hampshire. All players are Irish citizens. The team will be competing in the 2017 18U European Championship Qualifiers in Zurich, Switzerland this summer. The tournament takes place the week of July 10-15.

Player Profile: Brendan Eaton

Brendan Eaton is a SS/2B/P from Nottingham, NH.

IRISH CITIZENSHIP: Brendan’s maternal grandparents were born in Claremorris and Westport, County Mayo.

FAST FACTS: Brendan’s favorite baseball player is Mookie Betts… His favorite MLB team is the Boston Red Sox… Although he’s never played Gaelic sports, his favorite football team is Mayo and his favorite player is Aidan O’Shea… Brendan last visited his cousins in County Mayo in December 2015…

MAKE A DONATION: The Irish Junior National Team is raising money for their trip to the European Championships in Zurich, Switzerland. A donation of $10 or more is greatly appreciated! All donations are processed by The Baseball United Foundation, a 501c3 charitable organization based in New York. Donations tax-deductible.