HarbourCats Use Dustin Miller Fireworks to Take Game Two Win Over Kelowna

Nick Plaia is congratulated after scoring one of his four runs in the HarbourCats 18-7 win over Kelowna on Saturday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Christian J. Stewart and Josh Kozel Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 30, 2018, Victoria, BC – Perhaps the HarbourCats should run more often before games. After being put […]

Voelzke’s Five RBI night Leads Falcons over HarbourCats

Above: The HarbourCats Nicky Gibbs hat a hit, a walk, three RBI and a run scored in the HarbourCats 8-4 loss to the Falcons on Friday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE June 29, 2018 – The Victoria HarbourCats (10-12) dropped to a season-low two games below […]

7 Run Third Inning costs HarbourCats series vs. Sweets

Story by Josh Kozelj  June 27, 2018 – A sloppy four error third inning dropped the Victoria HarbourCats (10-11) below .500 for the first time since June 5th, and propelled the Walla Walla Sweets (13-8) to 9-7 win and series clinching victory at Borleske Stadium. For the second time in as many days the ‘Cats […]

HarbourCats strike first but drop Middle Game to Sweets

Story by Josh Kozelj FULL BOXSCORE June 26, 2018 – Michael Malinchak got the Victoria HarbourCats (10-10) on the board early, but the pitching staff would proceed to give up six unanswered runs as the Walla Walla Sweets (12-8) came back to even the series with a 6-1 win at Borleske Stadium. After earning a […]

Willow and Yoshihara lead HarbourCats to comeback win over Walla Walla

Story by Josh Kozelj FULL BOXSCORE June 25, 2018 – Behind three hits from Jason Willow and four no-hit innings from Tyler Yoshihara, the Victoria HarbourCats (10-9) earned a quality come from behind 7-6 victory in 11 innings over the Walla Walla Sweets (11-8) in Southeastern Washington State. Winners of eight of their past ten […]

Beyond the Fence: Volume 3

Go beyond the fence with everything HarbourCats baseball in this column from Summer Intern Josh Kozelj.  Weekly Recap: June 18-25 Season Record: 9-9 Week Record: 3-3 Welcome Back: Happy Monday HarbourCats fans! It’s that time again for the third installement of Beyond the Fence! I must be doing something right as Jim Swanson and Christian Stewart […]

James Propels Bells to Rubber-Match Victory

Victoria’s Tyler Hilton got the start Sunday, giving up three Bellingham runs (one earned) on four hits in 4.1 innings of work (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE June 24, 2018 – A solo home run by Bellingham’s Matt James in the top of the eighth inning […]

Bullpen Collapse Hands Bells Victory in Game Two of Series

Above: Bellingham shortstop Ernie Yake turns two on the HarbourCats Saturday evening (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 23, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Bellingham Bells used a six-run sixth inning, with all six runs coming off three separate Victoria relief pitchers, to cruise to an 10-2 win over the […]

HarbourCats Use Long Ball to End Bells Streak

Above: Victoria’s Jack Smith would launch a two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning to kick start the HarbourCats’s offence Friday and lead Victoria to a 6-5 win over the Bellingham Bells (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE June 22, 2018 – In […]

Elks Walk-Off in 10th to Avoid Sweep

Story by Josh Kozelj FULL BOXSCORE June 21, 2018 – The Victoria HarbourCats (8-7) rallied in the ninth to force the series finale into extras, but were’t able to fend off the Bend Elks (4-14) who avoided the sweep behind a RBI single in the 10th for a 7-6 win at Vince Genna Stadium. Mason […]

Four Run Fifth All ‘Cats Need to Top Bend

Justin Solt with five solid innings and Tyler Yoshihara (pictured above) with his second save in a row secure series win for Victoria. FULL BOXSCORE June 19, 2018, BEND, Oregon — One busy inning helped the Victoria HarbourCats post their second win in as many nights over the host Bend Elks, delivering a 4-3 victory […]

Spohn and Bullpen Lead HarbourCats to first Shutout Win of Season

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE  June 18, 2018 – In the first regular season road trip south of the border, the Victoria HarbourCats were sure to pack their bats in a visit to Bend, OR. Behind a two hit and 3 RBI night from Harrison Spohn, the ‘Cats (7-6) cruised to a 6-0 over […]

Beyond the Fence: Volume 2

Go beyond the fence with everything HarbourCats baseball in this column from Summer Intern Josh Kozelj.  Weekly Recap: June 11-18 Season Record: 6-6 Week Record: 3-3 Position Player Highlight of the Week: June 12 @ Kelowna — CF Nate Pecota (William Jewell) – 4 runs, 3 hits, 6 RBI, including a grand slam home run. Pitcher Highlight of […]

Lefties Late Long Ball Crushes HarbourCats’ Comeback Bid

Above: Victoria shortstop Tanner Haney awaits the throw as the Lefties Brady Heid slides safely into second base Sunday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Christian J. Stewart, with notes by Josh Kozelj Photos by Christian J. Stewart FULL BOXSCORE June 17, 2018, Victoria, BC – A three-run home run by Port Angeles’s Jason Dicochea highlighted […]

Five-Run Sixth Jump Starts ‘Cats to Even Series vs. Lefties

Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE June 16, 2018, Victoria, BC – In the second game of the Battle for the Strait of Juan de Fuca,  the Victoria HarbourCats defeated the Port Angeles Lefties 6-5 behind a five run error filled sixth inning at Wilson’s Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park. […]