Loek van Mil – former Brisbane Bandits baseball pitcher died at 34

ABL’s former pitcher Loek van Mil has died just months after a deadly accident while hiking in Canberra.

Former Brisbane Bandits baseball player was just 34. Mil was one of the tallest professional baseball players of all time. Mil died on this Sunday just months after he survived a “fatal accident” while hiking close to Canberra.

It is however, still not clear how the 6.9ft tall Dutch player died. According to reports, Mil climbed onto a rock when it gave way under his weight.

He hit his head and was unconscious for 24 hours. After that he suffered many injuries including a brain bleed, fractures, and haemorrhages.

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