Tag Archives: Saint John

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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Major League Exhibitions in Atlantic Canada

Over the years, Atlantic Canada has hosted numerous exhibition games in the NHL, NBA and CFL. There have even been regular season games played in the NHL (Halifax) and CFL (Moncton).  What many don’t realize is that MLB has also … Continue reading

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New Brunswick – Maine League

Over 100 years ago, there was professional baseball being played in New Brunswick.  The New Brunswick – Maine League was a Class D circuit that existed in 1913, before folding on August 23.  The NBML had operated as an amateur … Continue reading

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