Baseball Canada Fall Convention to take place in Charlottetown this week
OTTAWA-The annual Baseball Canada Fall Convention is scheduled to take place at the Delta Prince Edward beginning tomorrow and running through until November 8th where representatives from the national, provincial and local levels will meet to discuss the growth and development of amateur baseball in Canada.
Baseball season continues for JNT alums
OTTAWA- For many, the conclusion of the World Series signifies the end of the baseball season as players and coaches, certainly north of the border, gear up for another long winter yearning for the days of spring when you can dust off your spikes and glove for another season on the baseball field.
Oscar Taveras (1992-2014)
Baseball Canada is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of St. Louis Cardinals outfielder, Oscar Taveras.
Martin, Morneau finalists for Gold Glove Awards
OTTAWA- Two Canadian big-leaguers were recognized by Rawlings yesterday for their fine defensive play during the 2014 Major League Baseball regular season as Russell Martin (Montréal, QC) of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Justin Morneau (New Westminster, BC) of the Colorado Rockies were named as finalists in the National League for Gold Gloves at catcher and first base, respectively.
PEI Challenger Baseball Day set for November 8th
OTTAWA- In conjunction with Baseball Canada’s annual Fall Convention November 5th to 8th in Charlottetown, Baseball PEI will be hosting ‘PEI Challenger Baseball Day’ on November 8th for any new or existing players and families.
2015 proclaimed the 'Year of Sport' in Canada
OTTAWA- Yesterday, the Harper Government proclaimed 2015 as the Year of Sport in Canada. This is an historic and wonderful announcement that underscores and celebrates the key role that sport plays in Canada. The Year of Sport is a proactive pan-Canadian initiative implemented to celebrate sport in Canada and the role it plays in enhancing the lives of Canadians from coast to coast to coast. During the year, sport events and other celebratory activities will highlight how sport benefits Canadians.
World Children's Baseball fair continues to provide lasting memories
OTTAWA- The World Children’s Baseball Fair took place in August and once again provided a memorable time for five lucky youngsters from Prince Edward Island along with chaperone, Ben Cameron.
Fall Instructional League: Braves trip up juniors in fall finale
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida- The Atlanta Braves prospects broke a 1-1 tie in the eighth with a run and added one more in the ninth to escape with a 3-1 win over the Junior National Team in the Fall Instructional League finale.
Fall Instructional League: Naylor homers in loss to Astros
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida- In what had the makings of a close game early on turned out to be anything but for the Junior National Team as the Houston Astros prospects earned a one-sided 15-2 win earlier today at Champion Stadium at ESPN Wide World of Sports.