Catch Team Canada on Sportsnet this spring!

February 14, 2017

OTTAWA-Sportsnet announced their 2017 Blue Jays Spring Training Broadcast Schedule today that includes two opportunities to watch Team Canada.

On March 7th, the Canadian World Baseball Classic squad will face the Blue Jays in an exhibition contest at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium in Dunedin and fans can catch the all-Canadian match-up on Sportsnet, Sportsnet ONE and

On March 25th, the Junior National Team will head to Dunedin for the third consecutive year to face the Blue Jays. The broadcast will be available on Sportsnet East, Ontario, West, Sportsnet NOW and Sportsnet 590 The FAN. This year’s contest will mark the sixth time in the last seven years that the Junior National Team and the Blue Jays have faced each other in spring training action.

Team Canada on Sportsnet:

Tuesday, March 7, Team Canada @ Toronto, 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT (Sportsnet, Sportsnet ONE and

Saturday, March 25, Canadian Junior National Team @ Toronto, 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT (Sportsnet East, Ontario, West, Sportsnet NOW and Sportsnet 590 The FAN).

2017 Blue Jays Spring Training Broadcast Schedule



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