Category Archives: News Archives

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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Dartmouth welcoming Clippers’ arrival

In recognition of the HFX Wanderers first ever home game in franchise history, let’s look back at the Nova Scotia Clippers first game.  This is an article that appeared in the Halifax Daily News on May 25, 1991. Dartmouth welcoming … 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 Halifax Daily News and discusses how Halifax has no big-time sports going on during the summer months.  Now 11 years later, not … Continue reading

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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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A History of CFL Expansion to Atlantic Canada

Alternative title: CFL in Halifax, an ongoing debate since 1966! I have complied a list of the many mentions of potential CFL expansion to Atlantic Canada.  All notes are from the archives of the Globe and Mail.  I mention any … 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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