Juniors to face Toronto Blue Jays in Dunedin
OTTAWA- The Toronto Blue Jays announced today that they will host Baseball Canada’s Junior National Team (18U) in a split-squad spring training game on March 15th, 2015 at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium in Dunedin, Florida.
Morneau, Gillick to attend National Teams Fundraiser
OTTAWA- Two big names in Canadian baseball have just been added to the list of attendees for Baseball Canada’s annual National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser as former MVP and current National League Batting Champion, Justin Morneau of the Colorado Rockies is confirmed to attend along with Baseball Hall of Fame Executive, Pat Gillick.
Lawrie traded to A's
OTTAWA-Canadian Brett Lawrie (Langley, BC) is now a member of the Oakland Athletics.
Canada qualifies for Premier 12
OTTAWA- World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced today the competing nations for the inaugural “Premier 12” - the new flagship pro baseball world championship that will feature National Teams from baseball's 12 highest-ranked nations, including Canada, by virtue of a 7th place ranking.
Cuba, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico qualify for Pan Am Games
OTTAWA- Canada and the United States now have some company as the seven team field for the baseball competition at next year’s Pan American Games in Toronto is rounding into form.
Walker, Martin, Votto, Alomar to attend National Teams Awards Banquet
OTTAWA- A tremendous list of current and former Major League Baseball stars is shaping up for the 13th annual Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet set to take place Saturday, January 10th in the Northern Lights Ballroom inside the Renaissance Toronto Downtown.
Russell Martin signs with Blue Jays
OTTAWA-The Toronto Blue Jays announced today that they have signed Canadian free-agent catcher Russell Martin to a five-year contract bringing the 31 year-old who was born in nearby East York, ON back to his home and native land.
National Championships awarded to Fredericton, Fort McMurray, Saguenay and Summerside
OTTAWA- Baseball Canada’s National Championships committee had the difficult task of determining hosts for four National tournaments last weekend at the Baseball Canada Fall Convention in Charlottetown, PEI.
Annual Baseball Canada Awards handed out in Charlottetown
CHARLOTTETOWN- Baseball Canada celebrated not only their 50th Anniversary last night at the Delta Prince Edward in Charlottetown, but also paid tribute to the best that 2014 had to offer during the organizations annual awards banquet.