Pippins Top HarbourCats in Pitching Duel to Take Series

Yakima starting pitcher Taylor Dollard would give up 3 runs on 6 hits over 6.1 innings of work to earn his 4th win of the season against Victoria on Thursday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 13, 2017, Victoria, BC – On the night after both teams scored 23 […]

HarbourCats Prevail Against Pippins in Wild One

Shane McGuire had plenty to be pumped about Wednesday as he had three hits, a pair of RBIs and scored three times to lead the HarbourCats to a 13-10 win over the Yakima Valley Pippins (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 12, 2017, Victoria, BC – It was a […]

Pippins Overcome Early Deficit to Drown Mussels

On a controversial play at the plate in the fifth inning Tuesday, Yakima catcher Tyler Sandoval appears to deliberately trip up Victoria base runner Jake Garella (28) while tagging him on the backside for the out and keeping the score at the time tied 6-6 (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. […]

HarbourCats prepare to host Yakima Valley, WCL All-Stars announced

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 10, 2017 VICTORIA, BC — It’s a critical July home series for the Victoria HarbourCats, and Head Coach Brian McRae has set his rotation with the Yakima Valley Pippins arriving at Royal Athletic Park for games Tuesday through Thursday. All games are 6:35pm starts (gates open 5:30pm) TUESDAY, […]

HarbourCats Go Quietly as Elks Take Series

Victoria base runner Nick Moroney is tagged out by Bend shortstop Jaylon McLaughlin on this play in Sunday’s game (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 9, 2017, Victoria, BC – The Bend Elks got a two-run home run from Jack Pauley in the very first inning and that would […]

Vansau Powers HarbourCats to Comeback Win Over Elks

HarbourCats outfielder Hunter Vansau watches his seventh inning home run head over the centre-field fence Saturday. Vansau would finish 5 for 5 with 6 RBIs to lead the Cats to an 11-5 win over Bend (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 8, 2017, Victoria, BC – The Victoria HarbourCats Hunter […]

Elks Stick Antlers Into HarbourCats Win Streak

Bend side-armer Kris Jackson baffled Victoria batters for 8 innngs Friday, giving up just two runs on four hits (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 7, 2017, Victoria, BC – The Bend Elks roughed up Victoria HarbourCats starter Isaac Mullins for six runs and 11 hits en route to […]

HarbourCats bats sweep through Kelowna

KELOWNA, BC—The Victoria HarbourCats (18-13/4-0 in second half) extended their winning streak to eight games with a 12-2 win over the Kelowna Falcons (17-13/0-3) Thursday night at Elks Stadium. With the win, the HarbourCats complete their second straight series sweep and outscore Kelowna 36-8 in the series, reaching double figures in all three games. The […]

HarbourCats win seventh straight in extras

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 5, 2017 KELOWNA, BC—The Victoria HarbourCats (17-13/3-0 in second half) extended their winning streak to seven games with a 10-5 win over the Kelowna Falcons (17-12/0-2) in 12 innings on Wednesday night at Elks Stadium. Kelowna took the lead in the first inning, on an RBI single from […]

HarbourCats rout Kelowna in series opener

  NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 4, 2017 KELOWNA, BC—The Victoria HarbourCats (16-13/2-0) took an early lead on Tuesday night at Elks Stadium and never looked back as they won their sixth consecutive game with a 14-1 victory in the series opener over the Kelowna Falcons (17-11/0-1). The first meeting of the season […]

Victoria host team announces coaching staff for Men’s Nationals

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 4, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – With less than two months until the 2017 Baseball Canada Men’s National Championship presented by Yates Street Taphouse, with national sponsor B.C. Lotteries Corp., the host Victoria team has finalized its coaching staff. Head Coach: Dave Diachuk Assistant Coach: Troy Birtwistle Assistant Coach: […]

HarbourCats Roll to Exhibition Win Over Mavericks

Victoria shortstop Noah Prewett turns the double play early in Monday’s game (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 3, 2017, Victoria, BC – The Victoria HarbourCats used a six-run seventh inning that included home runs from Kevin Collard and Tucker Johnson, to break open a close game and cruise […]

Cats Use Pitching and Defence to Sweep Black Bears

Victoria second baseman Nick Moroney takes a shot at the double play during the seventh inning Saturday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart July 1, 2017, Victoria BC – The Victoria HarbourCats used some solid pitching from starter Adam McKillican and their bullpen, as well as some timely defence, to […]