Tag Archives: Dartmouth

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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Some Bad News

Over the past week or so, there have been a couple of (bad) news stories concerning Maritime baseball. First, Saint John native Andrew Case, the only currently Atlantic Canadian currently in affiliated baseball was suspended for failing to take a … Continue reading

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The Clip Show

I have blogged about soccer before, so this isn’t a first.  The one and only time that an outdoor professional sports franchise was ever tried in the Halifax  market were the Nova Scotia Clippers in 1991.  The Clippers were members of … Continue reading

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1958 Dartmouth Arrows Schedule

Here is a gem that I found over on the Play Hard, Play Fast, Play Ball! site, which has gobs of information on the old Halifax & District Baseball League.  One of the thumbnails on the site is a scanned copy of … Continue reading

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Halifax and District Baseball League

The H&D League operated in central Nova Scotia from 1946-59.  The H&D League was formed out of the old Halifax Defense League that operated during World War Two and was said to have hosted the best baseball in Canada, outside … Continue reading

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