Category Archives: Moncton

Moncton & the Canadian Baseball League II

I have previously blogged about a proposed Canadian Baseball League series that was to be played in Moncton back in 2003.  The league would fold before that series was played.  I have recently uncovered some new information regarding this series … Continue reading

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1975 Intercontinental Cup

The 1975 Intercontinental Cup was played in Moncton (Kiwanis Park) and Montreal (Parc Jarry).  This post has the standings, results and rosters for Canada & the USA.  This was the first major international baseball tournament staged in Atlantic Canada.  Top … Continue reading

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1997 World Junior Rosters & Futures

The 1997 World Junior Baseball Championships were held in Moncton.  That means this tournament was played 20 years ago! I went over the rosters of all the teams that participated in the tournament to determine how far each player advanced … Continue reading

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A Crazy Idea

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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Expanded Kiwanis Park

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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Using Moncton Stadium for Baseball

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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Spaceman Lee in Moncton

  From 1984 to 1987, former Red Sox (1969-78) and Expos (1979-82) pitcher Bill “Spaceman” Lee spent his summers playing for the Moncton Mets.  The Mets, were in the New Brunswick Senior Baseball League in 1984 & 1985, before the … Continue reading

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1906 Attempt At Professional Baseball in New Brunswick

While doing some research on Google News, I came across an interesting article from the Saint John Daily Sun from March 28, 1906.  The article is about an attempt to start a professional baseball league in New Brunswick.  There was … Continue reading

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1997 World Junior Baseball Championships, Moncton

The 1997 World AAA Junior (Under 18) Baseball Championships were held from August 8 -16 in Moncton and Riverview, New Brunswick.  Games were played at Kiwanis Park (Moncton) and Harold Page Field (Riverview).  A couple of games also took place … Continue reading

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Moncton & the Canadian Baseball League

Back in 2003, a group of investors, including Jeff Mallett the part owner of the (current) World Series champion San Francisco Giants had the idea of launching an all Canadian professional league, the Canadian Baseball League.  The league’s president was … Continue reading

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