CHARLOTTETOWN – With British Columbia’s loss last night, all that was left to determine for the medal round was who would advance between Alberta and Saskatchewan in Pool B. Today we got our answer as both teams squared off this afternoon.
CHARLOTTETOWN – It was a battle between two undefeated teams, and familiar foes, looking to claim top spot in Pool A at the Canada Games. Ontario and Québec did battle in what was the continuation in an excellent rivalry.
OTTAWA – Hurricane “Bill” may have left the region, but there are still some drizzles in the forecast for Dartmouth. But that will not stop the Senior Men’s Championship from concluding today as now the gold and bronze medal matchups have been set.
CHARLOTTETOWN – Manitoba has gotten off to a good start at the 2009 Canada Games with a pair of win on day one of the baseball tournament, including n 8-4 win in front of a sold out crowd against the host province Prince Edward Island.
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Baseball Canada is pleased to introduce Shaped by Our Game, a new initiative on baseball.ca that will profile people who have used our sport to achieve success later in life. Baseball is a sport that provides great life lessons and teaches skills that are applicable for future success in life whether on the baseball field or not.
Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a systemic approach being developed and adopted by Baseball Canada to maximize a participant's potential and involvement in our sport. The LTAD framework aims to define optimal training, competition and recovery throughout an athlete's career to enable him / her to reach his / her full potential in baseball and as an athlete.