LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida – It was anything but a happy thanksgiving for the Junior National Team after falling, 17-1, to the University of Central Florida as the Fall Instructional League Camp continued.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida – A two-run double with two out ion the top of the ninth put the Fort Lauderdale Stars up for good as they held on to defeat the Junior National Team, 9-8, in Fall Instructional League action.
OTTAWA-Veteran Women’s National Team athlete Ashley Stephenson has been elected to the World Softball Baseball Confederation (WBSC) Athletes Commission, the international federation announced on Thursday.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida – The Atlanta Braves’ Fall Instructional League club used 16 hits and limited the Junior National Team to just three to score a 10-0 decision this afternoon at Champions Stadium on the grounds of ESPN Wide World of Sports.
BRADENTON, Florida – The Junior National Team received a stellar pitching performance from right-hander Carter Morris (Vernon, BC) but it wasn’t enough as the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Fall Instructional League club earned an 11-0 win.
OTTAWA- Baseball Canada is pleased to announce the names of 33 athletes that have been invited to the Junior National Team’s (U-18) annual Fall Instructional League Camp in Lake Buena Vista, Florida from September 30 to October 10th.
Seven innings wasn’t enough to decide a winner at the Dairy Queen Canada 13U National Atlantic Championships in Summerside, PEI so they decided to play 14 and it was Jack Rowell’s RBI single that cashed in Luke Coughlin to give Capital District a thrilling 10-9 win over Fredericton.
It will be Fredericton and Capital District battling for the gold medal tomorrow at the Dairy Queen Canada 13U National Atlantic Championships after both squads were victorious in their respective semi-final match-ups today in Summerside PEI.
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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.