Category Archives: Halifax

Blue Jays Night; January 12, 2012

    On the night of Thursday, January 12 the Mooseheads hosted some Blue Jays as part of the 2012 Winter Tour.  The three players (plus Alomar) who came signed autographs before the game and took part in the ceremonial faceoff … Continue reading

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Wanderers Grounds Upgardes

If your reading this you probably know that Halifax’s former baseball grounds will receive an upgrade this summer.  Wanderer’s Grounds will be closed this spring and summer while the city upgrades the field.  The facility will receive new sod, fencing, … Continue reading

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Upgrading North Common Ballpark

This is a part in a series of blog posts about places where a minor league baseball park could be built in various Maritime centres.  I have discussed some of these in the past but I will go into farther … Continue reading

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There Used to Be a Ballpark

This post is about Arrow’s Ball Park, which was home to the Dartmouth Arrows of the old Halifax & District League.  The Arrows’ park was nicknamed Little Brooklyn (in honor of Ebbets Field in Brooklyn).  Little Brooklyn was located on … Continue reading

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CPL and the Wanderers Grounds Reboot

Big news out of Halifax earlier this week.  Chris Cochrane of Local Xpress reported on Wednesday that the proposed Canadian Premier League (soccer) has expressed interest in the market for their 2018 start-up season.  The man behind the effort is … 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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A Personal Story About Spaceman Lee

I blogged about Bill “Spaceman” Lee’s time in Moncton a few months back.  In that post, I mentioned the Spaceman movie.  That movie was released to select theatres, iTunes & Video on Demand.  But, I am not here to post … Continue reading

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