HarbourCats, Shamrocks celebrate summer together

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 5, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. — One the highest level of baseball played on Vancouver Island, the other is the cream of the crop in lacrosse. The Victoria HarbourCats and Victoria Shamrocks organizations are pleased to be teaming up to celebrate each other in the summer of 2017. As […]

Bahamian hurler headlines newest signings

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 3, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Head coach Brian McRae and the Victoria HarbourCats have bolstered their pitching staff less than a month ahead of the 2017 West Coast League season, signing right-handed pitcher Chavez Fernander. The team has also added offensive punch, signing outfielders Ryan Hooper and D.J. […]

Sorry guys — ‘Ladies Only Night*’ at RAP

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 1, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – No men allowed*. That will be the case on Thursday, June 22 at Ladies Only Night presented by Emery Electric. Yes, there is that wonderful “baseball asterisk*” to this event. Men are welcome of course, with a donation to Ovarian Cancer Canada. The […]

HarbourCats alum Pivetta promoted to major leagues

BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 25, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – He was threw the first pitch in Victoria HarbourCats history in June of 2013, and he’s from Victoria. It seems only right that he’ll also be the first former Victoria HarbourCats player to put on a big-league uniform. The HarbourCats are proud to […]

Community ‘Scrub Game’ at Royal Athletic Park

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 20, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Play ball, everyone. Literally, everyone. Thanks to Peninsula Co-op, people of Victoria will have your chance to take the field at Royal Athletic Park and show off your skills. The Victoria HarbourCats are pleased to announce plans for the Scrub Game presented by […]

Harbour Derby with Victoria Mobile Radio

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 18, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – It’s an event like no one in Victoria has seen before — home runs, being hit into the ocean. Splash hits that will mark the opening of the Baseball Canada Men’s Championship presented by Yates Street Taphouse in the B.C. capital. On the […]

HarbourCats sign Pac-12 home run leader

BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 12, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats have added some legitimate power to their 2017 roster, signing infielder and right-handed pitcher Andrew Vaughn of Cal Berkeley (NCAA Div. 1; Pac-12). The club has also signed incoming Cal Berkely outfielder Sam Cachola and University of Nevada right-handed pitchers […]

HarbourCats add team chaplain, Faith Night with Glad Tidings Church

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 10, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats are pleased to announce the creation of a new position within the organization as Park Jung has been hired as team chaplain. Team chaplains are common throughout professional and collegiate sport, but the role is new ground for the HarbourCats […]

Win a trip to Vegas with Flight Centre

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 6, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Fans attending HarbourCats games this season will have the possibility of leaving the ballpark with a memorable vacation experience. As part of the HarbourCats fifth anniversary “#SeasonV” celebrations, the team has partnered with Flight Centre, and also with Eagle Wing Whale Watching and […]

Steve Duffy joins 2017 broadcast team

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 4, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – A familiar voice and face to Victoria sports fans is joining the HarbourCats broadcast team this season. Jonathan Hodgson returns in 2017 as play-by-play voice of HarbourCats broadcasts and will be joined by veteran Victoria sports media personality, Steve Duffy for the Shaw […]

HarbourCats and Homeward Bound team up for April ticket offer

The Victoria HarbourCats are pleased to have teamed up with Homeward Bound Pet Food Delivery on a special offer through the month of April. A purchase of a HarbourCats season ticket or 10-pack in April comes with a free bag of dog or cat food from Homeward Bound Pet Food Delivery. HarbourCats season tickets start […]

Casper and Guntrip returning in 2017

BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 30, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats have secured the signings of right-handed pitcher Greg Casper and catcher Riley Guntrip for the 2017 West Coast League season. Both players were instrumental in Victoria’s record-setting 40-win season in 2016 resulting in the franchise’s first-ever playoff berth. RHP Greg […]

Port Angeles Opening Day excursion

(Photo: Conan Chee Photography) PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 29, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats have partnered with Black Ball Ferry Line to provide Victoria baseball fans an opportunity to ‘get off the rock’ and follow the HarbourCats to Opening Day in Port Angeles, WA. Black Ball, which operates the Coho […]

Men’s Nationals presented by Yates Street Taphouse

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 27, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Victoria landmark Yates Street Taphouse has come on board as the official naming rights sponsor for the next two Baseball Canada Men’s National Championship Tournaments in 2017 and 2018, both hosted in Victoria. The events will officially be known as the 2017/2018 Baseball […]

Summer Fun: 2017 game day promotions

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 21, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The action at Victoria HarbourCats games will not be limited to on the field in 2017. Entering their fifth season in Victoria, dubbed ‘#SeasonV’, the HarbourCats are excited to announce the first round of game day promotions and events that will bring added […]