Category Archives: Atlantic Canadians

Atlantic Canadians Playing College Ball, 2000

My annual lists of Atlantic Canadians playing college baseball in the United States tend to be one of my more popular posts in terms of hits.  I am going to expand on the series by including years prior to 2014 … Continue reading

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Joel Irvine Drafted By Yankees (1991)

I will start a new series detailing times a East Coast baseball player has been drafted by a Major League organization. Imagine being drafted by your favourite teams arch rival?  This happened to Joel Irvine back in 1991.  Irvine, a … Continue reading

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Cole MacLaren Signs With Tigers

Cole MacLaren, a catcher from Morell, Prince Edward Island has signed as a free agent with the Detroit Tigers organization. Maclaren, who recently completed his senior season at the University of Pittsburgh went undrafted in this month’s First Year Player … Continue reading

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Alex Lawrie, Professional Umpire

Just to give a quick shoutout to Mineville’s Alex Lawrie who this week started his professional umpiring career in the Gulf Coast League.  Lawrie earned his spot in pro ball by completing the Minor League Baseball Umpire Training Academy this … Continue reading

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Andrew Case Retires

Andrew Case, who began the baseball season as the only Atlantic Canadian in professional baseball retired a couple of weeks ago.  He played three games this season with the Blue Jays’ AA team, the New Hampshire Fisher Cats. Case signed … Continue reading

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2019 Atlantic Canadians Playing College Ball

Here is my annual list of Atlantic Canadians who are playing college baseball in the United States.  As usual, I include all levels of college baseball with all information courtesy of the Canadian Baseball Network. Declan Buckle, IF of Corner … Continue reading

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2018 Atlantic Canadians Playing College Ball

Here is my annual list of Atlantic Canadians playing baseball in the NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA. All information is courtesy the Canadian Baseball Network‘s “Canadians in College” post. The list is current as of today (May 3).  Apologies to the … Continue reading

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