Category Archives: College Summer League

What If: Maritime Summer Collegiate Baseball

Let’s say that tomorrow it was announced a group of investors started a summer collegiate league based in the Maritimes.  I will go over some scenarios on what such a league could look like.  Scenarios will range from Maritime only league … Continue reading

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SWOT Analysis on Baseball in the Region

In this post, I will perform a SWOT analysis on having minor league baseball in the Maritimes.  A SWOT analysis is short for strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.  I will comment on each item and explain how/why I categorized it … Continue reading

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2016 Professional / Collegiate Summer Team Grand List

Here is a list of every professional (MLB, MiLB & independent) and collegiate summer baseball team in Canada & the United States.  I may have missed some minor collegiate league as I used the list from Collegiate Summer Baseball to include … Continue reading

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Halifax in the International League

A commentator on this blog recently suggested that Halifax joining the International League is the region’s best chance at landing professional baseball. The reasoning behind this theory, is that it isn’t uncommon for teams at the AAA level fly when … Continue reading

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The Maine Connection

Earlier I had alluded to the idea of having a summer collegiate league based in the Maritimes & Maine.  The idea of getting Maine into the mix has a few advantages over a strictly Maritime based league.  Let’s go over … Continue reading

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A Different Approach

In previous posts, I have discussed various approaches to bring a high level baseball team(s) to the Maritimes.  They have mostly been bringing in independent professional teams to an existing league or starting up a collegiate summer league based in … Continue reading

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WMBL expands to Fort McMurray

The Maritimes doesn’t have a baseball team to call its own yet.  However, many East Coasters will have a team to enjoy next summer as Fort McMurray has been awarded a Western Major Baseball League team for 2016.  With many … Continue reading

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