Monthly Archives: May 2015

Roster(s) Breakdown: 1939 Cape Breton Colliery League

Last blog, I looked at the current Ottawa Champions by breaking down the roster by tallying the highest level of baseball played by each player.  Today, I will do something similar with the four teams that played the final season … Continue reading

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Roster Break-Down: Ottawa Champions

Here’s a quick break-down on how the roster of the expansion Ottawa Champions (CanAm League) breaks down in terms of the highest level of baseball each player has reached during their careers.  All information is courtesy of  Baseball Reference. Going … Continue reading

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ECBL Folds

One option for bringing professional baseball to the Maritimes is no more.  The East Coast Baseball League, which was scheduled to open their inaugural season this past week folded before playing a single game.  League founder Colin Cummings took the … Continue reading

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Yearning for Summertime Sports

It’s that time of year again folks, summer.  With it comes the nice weather (after the winter we had, we deserve it).  But also comes the lack of a major spectator sport in the region.  Sure, there are individual events … Continue reading

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Take Me Out to the Ballgame

This Victoria Day weekend (May 2-4 weekend, if you prefer) is the start to another season in Maritime Senior baseball.  With no professional baseball in the region, the two senior leagues are the highest level of baseball we have in … Continue reading

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