Victoria Upends Nova Scotia to Stay Alive at Nationals

Lanny Burrows and the Victoria Mavericks would upend Mike Tobin and the Sydney Sooners Friday night, coming away with a 5-3 victory in a must win game for the Mavericks (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Victoria Mavericks rallied from a 3-1 deficit […]

Ontario 2 Scores First Runs, Upsets British Columbia

Ilderton Red Army’s Ryan Hartig is all smiles after scoring a run in the Red Army’s seven-run third inning. The Red Army would go on to a 9-6 upset of Coquitlam in round robin action Friday afternoon (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – After […]

Team Victoria Battles but falls in extras to Ontario 1 in second game of Nationals

Lanny Burrows would launch a solo home run in the top of the first inning to give the Mavericks an early 1-0 lead over Tecumseh (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Victoria Mavericks (Team Victoria) put up a tough extra-inning battle, but ultimately […]

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 […]