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Baseball Canada statement regarding COVID-19

Baseball Canada statement regarding COVID-19

March 13, 2020

The impact of COVID-19 is becoming increasingly disruptive to sport and continues to have an expanding impact internationally. Baseball Canada has been closely monitoring all available information related to the continued spread of COVID-19. The health and safety of our employees and partners as well as upcoming events, is our priority. After reviewing the relevant positions from the Public Health Agency of Canada, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, and the Government of Canada, Baseball Canada has decided to postpone all its upcoming in person events until March 27, 2020 with intent to provide our membership with weekly updates on the situation.  The following events are currently planned in our calendar for April and Baseball Canada will soon inform its membership on their status: 

WBSC postpones Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier due to coronavirus pandemic

WBSC postpones Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier due to coronavirus pandemic

March 12, 2020

OTTAWA – The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced earlier today that the Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier scheduled for March 22-26 in Surprise and Tempe, Arizona has been postponed due to player, personnel and spectator health and safety measures to counter the spread of the coronavirus.

Junior National Team spring training update

Junior National Team spring training update

March 12, 2020

SAINT PETERSBURG, Florida – With Major League Baseball cancelling the remainder of spring training due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Junior National Team’s scheduled games against prospects squads from the New York Yankees’ (Match 13) and Detroit Tigers’ (March 14) organizations have been cancelled.

JNT SPRING: Caissie homers in annual all-Canadian contest

JNT SPRING: Caissie homers in annual all-Canadian contest

March 12, 2020

DUNEDIN, FL--- Owen Caissie (Burlington, ON) drilled a solo home run off the centerfield batter’s eye in the sixth inning while Brando Leroux (Markham, ON) scored three runs and went 3-for-3 in facing the Toronto Blue Jays who fielded a lineup featuring players from the big league club.

JNT SPRING: Phillies double-up on juniors

JNT SPRING: Phillies double-up on juniors

March 11, 2020

SAINT PETERSBURG, FL--- A Philadelphia Phillies prospects squad managed by the legendary Ernie Whitt made the trek from their spring home in Clearwater to face the Junior National Team and came away with a 6-3 win.

JNT SPRING: Pitchers shine in loss to Stars

JNT SPRING: Pitchers shine in loss to Stars

March 10, 2020

SAINT PETERSBURG, FL--- Simon Lusignan (Varennes, QC), Vic Domingo (Vancouver, BC) and Caleb Clark (Orillia, ON) had solid outing on the mound for the Junior National Team but it was the Fort Lauderdale Stars who came away with a 4-0 win as spring training action continued at Baseball City.

JNT SPRING: Calabrese goes deep in tie with Stars

JNT SPRING: Calabrese goes deep in tie with Stars

March 09, 2020

SAINT PETERSBURG, FL--- David Calabrese (Maple, ON) drilled a solo home run in the seventh inning while Joshua Jones’ (Blainville, QC) RBI double in the bottom of the ninth scored the tying run as the Junior National Team played to a 3-3 tie with the Fort Lauderdale Stars.

JNT SPRING: Jays rally to defeat juniors

JNT SPRING: Jays rally to defeat juniors

March 08, 2020

SAINT PETERSBURG, FL--- Fresh off of a winter working out indoors, the Junior National Team program kicked-off their 2020 schedule facing some familiar faces on a Toronto Blue Jays prospects squad and held a brief lead before the Jays rallied to come away with a 7-4 victory.

Listen to Junior National Team spring training online!

Listen to Junior National Team spring training online!

March 03, 2020

OTTAWA – When the Junior National Team heads to Dunedin on March 12th to take on the Toronto Blue Jays, fans can listen to all of the action on BlueJays.com!

WBSC postpones Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier to June

WBSC postpones Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier to June

March 02, 2020

OTTAWA – The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced earlier today that they are postponing the Final Olympic Baseball Qualifier to June 17-21 due to player, personnel and spectator health and safety measures against the spread of the coronavirus.



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