Tag Archives: Saint John

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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NBSBL Final Standings, 2010-15

The New Brunswick Senior Baseball League has their final statistics archived from 2010 on. The data includes game scores and individual stats from each team, including win-loss records. I am going to put the win-loss records for each team into … 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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How Does the Maritimes Compare?

How do Maritime cities compare to cities of a similar population elsewhere in North America?  In this post we will examine if Maritime cities have the capacity of supporting minor league ball by comparing them to similar sized cities across … Continue reading

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New Brunswick League

We have already reviewed the two other pro leagues that have operated in the Maritimes (New Brunswick-Maine League in 1913 and the Cape Breton Colliery League of 1937). Plus the semi-pro Halifax & District Baseball League of 1946-59. Now the … Continue reading

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Thunder Bay and their Summer Sports teams

The city of Thunder Bay, Ontario rests on the shores of Lake Superior, near the geographic centre of Canada and the CMA is home to 121,596 people.  The city also hosts two summertime sports teams; the Premier Development League’s Thunder … Continue reading

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