Category Archives: Stadium

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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Halifax Wanderers FC

The new Canadian Premier League recently awarded Halifax a team for the league’s 2019 inaugural season.  The team has been branded the Halifax Wanderers FC.  This will be the first outdoor high level sports franchise in this region since the … 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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Major League Game in the Maritimes?

I have written about previous Major League exhibitions played in the Maritimes.  I have also written about my proposed Home Run Atlantic idea where two minor league teams play a series in the region (based off of the CFL’s Touchdown … Continue reading

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Huskies Stadium

Now for a quasi off topic post.  This past winter, Saint Mary’s University tore down the old Huskies Stadium grandstand and replaced the field’s old turf.  They replaced the stands with some (alleged) temporary Home Depot style bleachers on the … Continue reading

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Ole, Ole, Ole

One way to make it more desirable to build a professional grade ballpark in Halifax is to make it a multi-purpose facility that can be shared with soccer.  There are some instances were a soccer field has been shoehorned onto a … Continue reading

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The Costs of Ballpark Construction

Just a quick update to my post the other day about building a ballpark in Halifax. A ballpark built here for a potential minor league club would ideally seat in the 3000-5000 seat range. Two recently constructed parks that Halifax … Continue reading

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