Men’s Nationals Day 2 – Team BC Uses Long Ball to Thump Quebec

Coquitlam’s Grant Malm had a big day at the plate with two home runs and 5 RBI in the Angels 8-2 win over Quebec on Friday morning (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – Grant Malm had a day to remember Friday morning, hitting two […]

Team BC victorious, but host Mavericks fall in day one of Nationals

Coquitlam Angels pitcher Shawn Schaeffer delivers a pitch against Red Deer on Thursday. The Angels (Team BC) would open the tournament with a 7-2 win over Alberta (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 23, 2018, Victoria, BC – Team New Brunswick capped off a busy day of […]

Quebec and Alberta Start Strong at 2018 Men’s Nationals

Tecumseh’s Austin Aulds would notch a 2-RBI double to give the Thunder all the runs they would need to defeat Sydney 2-1 Thursday morning (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart With Game Capsules Powered by Narrative Science and GameChanger Media August 23, 2018, Victoria, BC – The 2018 Baseball Canada Men’s National Championship got […]

Big bats drop the curtain on 2018 Nationals with Home Run derby

New Brunswick’s Serge Vautour would hit six homers in two rounds total to take the 2018 Baseball Canada Men’s Nationals’s Home Run Derby (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  VICTORIA, B.C — The 2018 Baseball Canada Men’s National Championships started off with a bang Wednesday evening, with the […]

THE BEST IN CANADA SET TO ARRIVE

The Tecumseh Thunder return to Victoria in 2018 to represent Ontario1 at the 2018 Baseball Canada Men’s National Championship (Photo: Christian J. Stewart)   Baseball Canada Men’s Championship opens next week, features familiar names and historic teams.  Buy a tournament pass, be entered to win V2V ROYAL CLASS return trip for two! August 17, 2018 VICTORIA, B.C. […]

HOME RUN DERBY TO START NATIONALS WITH A BANG

Former pro (Victoria Seals) and former HarbourCats coach Charlie Strandlund will be one of two Victoria team members to participate in the 2018 National Championship Home Run Derby Wednesday night August 22nd at Wilson’s Group Stadium (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Baseball Canada Men’s Championship will showcase big boppers on Wednesday, Burrows and Strandlund to represent […]

Former HarbourCats, ex-pros highlight host Victoria entry in Men’s Nationals

Former Victoria HarbourCat and 2017 Victoria Maverick Connor Russell returns in 2018 to lead the Victoria host team into the 2018 Baseball Canada Men’s Nationals (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Tournament runs Aug 22-26 at Wilson’s Group Stadium and Lambrick Park VICTORIA — Three former pro baseball players and eight former Victoria HarbourCats highlight the final roster […]

Beyond the Fence: Vol. 10 – A goodbye for now

Go beyond the fence with everything HarbourCats baseball in this column from Summer Intern Josh Kozelj.  Weekly Recap: August 6 – August 13 Season Record: 13-14 (Second Half) / 27-27 (Overall) Week Record: 2-1 Welcome Back (for the final time this year): Happy Monday HarbourCats fans! Thank you for all your support this year, despite the […]

‘Cats set new WCL attendance record but see Playoff hopes end

Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE VICTORIA, B.C. — Despite setting a new WCL record in single season attendance, the Victoria HarbourCats postseason hopes came to a crushing halt with a 10-3 defeat at the hands of the Portland Pickles Wednesday evening on the final day of the regular season […]

HarbourCats Defeat Portland to Set Up “Win and In” Scenario

Hunter Vansau’s second inning grand slam would be the big blow in the HarbourCats 13-6 win over the Pickles Tuesday night (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE VICTORIA, B.C. — The Victoria HarbourCats used a pair of early inning blasts to keep their playoff hopes alive […]

HarbourCats slice up Pickles behind Friend’s quality start

Gunnar Friend was stellar on the mound for Victoria Monday, throwing a three-hit shutout over six complete innings against Portland (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE VICTORIA, B.C. — In the final home stand of the year, Gunnar Friend’s superb pitching on the mound led the […]

Beyond the Fence: Vol. 9

Go beyond the fence with everything HarbourCats baseball in this column from Summer Intern Josh Kozelj.  Weekly Recap: July 30 – August 6 Season Record: 11-13 (Second Half) / 25-26 (Overall) Week Record: 2-4 (0-1 in Exhibition) Welcome Back: Happy Monday HarbourCats fans! The final week of the season is upon us, and forgive me if […]

Victoria held to five hits and drop series in Wenatchee

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE WENATCHEE, WA — Behind the right arm of starting pitcher Alec Gomez, the Wenatchee AppleSox defeated the Victoria HarbourCats for the second time in as many days with a 5-2 series clinching victory at Paul Thomas Field. For the HarbourCats, who came into this series winners of five of […]

Seven run third the downfall as HarbourCats drop opener in Wenatchee

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE WENATCHEE, WA — Not even the Cardiac ‘Cats could overcome an seven run deficit in the third inning, as the Wenatchee AppleSox used a trio of home runs in the third to defeat the Victoria HarbourCats 7-3 at Paul Thomas Field. After game winning frantic ninth inning rallies in […]

Fagg’s Ninth inning single rescues Cardiac ‘Cats Postseason hopes

Story by Josh Kozelj  YAKIMA, WA — For the second straight game the Victoria HarbourCats used a dramatic ninth inning rally to defeat the Yakima Valley Pippins 6-5 in the series rubber match at Yakima County Stadium. With the victory the HarbourCats pulled to within three games of the North Division leading Pippins, and coupled […]