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Albers returns to the big leagues

Albers returns to the big leagues

August 19, 2021

OTTAWA – The incredible journey that is Andrew Albers’ professional baseball career added another chapter today when the Minnesota Twins purchased his contract from Triple-A St. Paul setting up his third different stint with the club.

Social Take: Votto records 2000th career hit

Social Take: Votto records 2000th career hit

August 17, 2021

Joey Votto became just the second Canadian in Major League Baseball history with 2,000 hits when he singled in the seventh inning of Monday’s game against the Chicago Cubs at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati.

Robson heading to the majors!

Robson heading to the majors!

August 12, 2021

OTTAWA – Junior National Team alumus Jacob Robson had his contract purchased by the Detroit Tigers earlier today setting up the Major League Baseball debut for the 26-year-old native of Windsor, Ontario.

30 Years Later: Chemistry was key to Canada’s 1991 world championship win

30 Years Later: Chemistry was key to Canada’s 1991 world championship win

August 04, 2021

On August 4th, 1991, at Westbran Stadium in Brandon, Manitoba, 18 scrappy teenagers did something that no Canadian baseball team had done to that point and that no Canadian baseball team has managed to repeat since, they won a world baseball championship. A 5-2 win over Chinese Taipei in the gold medal game of the World Youth Baseball Championships (now known as the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup) sent an overflowing crowd of 5,000 fans into mass jubilation when pitcher Jason Birmingham flipped a comebacker to first baseman Troy Croft for the final out.

Axford back in the big leagues

Axford back in the big leagues

August 02, 2021

The incredible story that is John Axford’s career in professional baseball is set to add another chapter as the 38-year-old was acquired by the Milwaukee Brewers earlier today from the Toronto Blue Jays organization for cash considerations. 

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Dominican Republic rallies to beat Canada

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Dominican Republic rallies to beat Canada

June 05, 2021

PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Canada’s hopes of playing in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are done after suffering a heartbreaking, 6-5, loss to the Dominican Republic on the final day of competition at the WBSC Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier.

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Canada suffers loss to USA

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Canada suffers loss to USA

June 04, 2021

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida – Canada dropped a 10-1 decision to the United States at the WBSC Baseball Americas Qualifier to fall to 0-2 in the four-team Super Round standings.

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Venezuela hands Canada first loss

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Venezuela hands Canada first loss

June 02, 2021

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida – Canada was limited to just one hit on offence while Venezuela received two home runs to give the Canadians their first loss of the WBSC Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier, 5-0.

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Canada survives Cuba, advances to Super Round

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Canada survives Cuba, advances to Super Round

June 01, 2021

PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Connor Panas (Etobicoke, ON) knocked a pair of runs and Michael Crouse (Port Moody, BC) homered to lead Canada to a thrilling 6-5 win over Cuba at the WBSC Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier.

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Combined no-hitter highlights Canada’s win over Colombia

Americas Olympic Qualifier: Combined no-hitter highlights Canada’s win over Colombia

May 31, 2021

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida – Larry Walker made Canadian baseball history becoming just the second Canadian-born player elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in January 2020.



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