Sharlon Romans Emederio Schoop was born on April 15th 1987 in Willemstad, Curaçao.
Schoop was signed by the San Francisco Giants on March 30th 2004 as an undrafted free agent. He played from 2005 to 2011 playing for various Giants minor-league teams and in 2012 played for a minor-league team with affiliation to the Kansas City Royals.
On November 21st 2013 Schoop signed a minor-league contract with the Baltimore Orioles. Since signing with the Orioles organization he’s spent the last couple of years playing for their AA(Bowie Baysox) and AAA(Norfolk Tides) teams, and in 2015 he became a champion with the Bowie Baysox of the Eastern League.
Schoop was also part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands baseball team at the 2009 and 2017 World Baseball Classic and has won a gold medal with the Dutch baseball team in 2011 in Panama at the Baseball World Cup.