Category Archives: CanAm League

Thoughts (from someone else) on Pro Ball in the Region

People other than myself have discussed the possibility of bringing minor league ball to the region.  The following is an excerpt from the Miramichi Twins page from July 27, 2016, entitled “Miramichi Twins see 20 percent increase in registration from … Continue reading

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Halifax is Dullsville in Summer

Here is another Alex J. Walling article.  This article is from the July 9. 2007 edition of the Daily News and discusses how Halifax has no big-time sports going on during the summer months.  Now 11 years later, not much … Continue reading

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Pro Ball Belongs in Halifax

Alternative title: You may say I’m a dreamer.  But I’m not the only one. The other day I mentioned how Alex J. Walling has suggested in the past that Halifax could handle a professional baseball team.  I browsed the newspaper archives … Continue reading

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Can Am League releases 2016 Schedule

Just a short post to inform everyone the Can Am League releases its 2016 schedule a couple of weeks ago (November 12).  The league will be made up of the same teams as last year (Ottawa, Quebec, Trois-Rivieries, Rockland, New … Continue reading

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Future of the Can Am League

This past season (2014), the Can-Am League only had four teams, in fact the league itself was division in the midwest based American Association.  But things are looking up for the league as they will play with six teams (plus … Continue reading

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Mid-Summer Musings

With the great weather we have been experiencing this summer (with some exceptions, notably Hurricane Arthur), makes a sports fan yearn for a local summertime sports franchise(s) here in the Maritimes. I believe minor league baseball is best to fill … Continue reading

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CanAm League, A history

With the idea that Halifax and another Maritime centre (such as Moncton) are able to host professional baseball teams, let’s discuss the league that is most likely to expand our way, which is the CanAm League (independent).  The CanAm League … Continue reading

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