Slugging for Israel to Chasing a Pennant in the Big Leagues
Hillel Kuttler, JTA
Last year, first baseman Nate Freiman was playing for Israel in the World Baseball Classic qualifiers. This year, he’s a rookie in the big leagues, trying to help the Oakland Athletics make the playoffs.
The new director of economic affairs at the Israeli consulate and the new head of the Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce are working in tandem to foster collaboration between local and Israeli companies.