Baseball Canada

2008 Baseball Canada News

December 18/08

Whitt, Morneau to Lead Team Canada at WBC

December 16/08

Aumont Makes Top 50 List

December 12/08

Morneau Wins Tip O’Neill Award

December 4/08

Register for the World Masters Games

December 1/08

Former National Teams Coach Passes Away

November 28/08

David Francis Voted as Top Game Performer

November 25/08

Former National Teams Coach in Fight of His Life

November 25/08

Baseball Legend Tom Burgess Passes Away

November 19/08

Baseball Canada to Host National Teams Awards Banquet & Fundraiser

November 15/08

Baseball Canada Recognizes its Best at Convention

November 4/08

Vote for David Francis for Performance of the Year

November 3/08

Networking for Women’s Baseball

October 27/08

Sask Baseball Legend Passes Away

October 24/08

Director General’s Nephew in NHL

October 21/08

Matt Stairs 15th Canadian in World Series

October 16/08

Baseball Academy is on the Rise

October 11/08

Juniors End Fall Camp with Loss

October 10/08

Astros Too Much For Juniors

October 9/08

Juniors Crushed by Nationals

October 8/08

Braves Comeback on Juniors

October 7/08

“La voix des Expos” Nominated for Frick Award

October 7/08

Juniors Downed in Rain Shortened Game

October 6/08

Juniors Fall Just Short Against Nationals

October 5/08

Juniors Downed by Seminole

October 4/08

Solid Debut Despite Loss by Juniors in Fall Camp

September 26/08

Junior National Team Roster Announced for Fall Instructional League

September 23/08

Mizuno Camp Provides Highlights and a Chance to Give Back

September 16/08

Best 15-16 Year Old Players to be in Toronto for Mizuno Camp

September 10/08

Rally Cap On Film

September 5/08

Follow Canadians with New Website

August 29/08

Canada Earns Silver Medal

August 28/08

Canada Goes for GOLD!

August 27/08

Canada Squeezes Out Win Over USA

August 26/08

Canada Bounces Back Against Korea

August 25/08

Canada Slips in Game Two

August 25/08

Baseball Canada Selects New Crop of Junior Players

August 24/08

Canada Opens Women’s World Cup With Convincing Win

August 24/08

National Championships: Day 13 Recap

August 23/08

National Championships: Day 12 Recap

August 22/08

National Championships: Day 11 Recap

August 21/08

National Championships: Day 10 Recap

August 20/08

Canada Ends Olympics with Extra-Inning Loss to Taipei

August 19/08

Canada Blanks the Netherlands

August 18/08

Canada Blanked by Japan at Olympics

August 18/08

National Championships: Junior Finals

August 17/08

National Championships: Day 9 Recap

August 16/08

National Championships: Day 8 Recap

August 16/08

Setback for Canada at Olympics

August 15/08

Canada Shut Down By Korea

August 15/08

National Championships: Day 7 Recap

August 14/08

National Championships: Day 6 Recap

August 14/08

Canada Falls Short Against Cuba

August 13/08

National Championships: Day 5 Recap

August 13/08

Canada Opens Olympic Tournament with Win

August 10/08

National Championships: Day 4 Recap

August 9/08

National Championships: Day 3 Recap

August 8/08

National Championships: Day 2 Recap

August 7/08

Lawrie Signs with Brewers

August 7/08

National Championships: Day 1 Recap

August 5/08

Olympic Team Off to Beijing After Exhibition Series with U.S.

August 4/08

Lawrie Wins World Triple Crown

August 3/08

Canada Finishes Sixth at World Juniors

August 2/08

Juniors Rally to Top Puerto Rico

August 1/08

Juniors Fall Short in Quarters

July 31/08

Juniors Tee Off on Czechs

July 30/08

Juniors, Czechs Postponed Due to Rain

July 29/08

Juniors Merciless In Win Against Puerto Rico

July 28/08

Media Welcome to Canadian Olympic Team Golf Tournament and Practice

July 27/08

Juniors Suffer First Loss at Worlds

July 26/08

Juniors Win Wild One In Bottom of the Ninth

July 25/08

Juniors Shutout Italy to Open Worlds

July 24/08

Baseball Canada Announces Final Roster for the World Juniors

July 23/08

Juniors Drop Final Exhibition Game

July 22/08

Juniors Win Okotoks Opener

July 22/08

Juniors Win Second in Okotoks

July 19/08

Errors Cost Juniors

July 18/08

Girls Day in Baseball to be held on Saturday

July 18/08

Junior Bats Silenced in Loss

July 17/08

Juniors Earn Tie in Comeback

July 16/08

Juniors Blank Taipei in Thunder Bay Finale

July 15/08

Juniors Sweep Double-Header to Open Canadian Tour

July 14/08

Women’s Nationals Concludes with Superb Pitching Performances

July 13/08

Juniors Land in Thunder Bay

July 10/08

Baseball Canada Announces 2008 Olympic Team

July 9/08

Harden Traded to Cubs

July 9/08

Sydney, NS to Host Women’s Senior Nationals

July 7/08

Three Canadians Headed to MLB All-Star Game

June 30/08

Girls’ Baseball Growing in Hammonds Plains

June 26/08

Aumont Heading to Futures Game

June 19/08

Baseball Canada Announces Junior Summer Roster & Canadian Tour Schedule

June 12/08

A Baseball Revolution in Sherbrooke

June 9/08

Baseball Canada Announces New Executive and Board

June 7/08

31 Canadians Picked in Second Day of MLB Draft

June 5/08

Brett Lawrie Selected 16th Overall in MLB Draft

June 4/08

2008 Provincial Preview: Saskatchewan

June 4/08

Portugal is Looking for National Team Players

May 29/08

Juniors’ Final Dominican Game Cancelled

May 28/08

Juniors Crush Blue Jays

May 27/08

Juniors Keep On Rolling in Dominican

May 26/08

Juniors Hold On to Win Over Rangers

May 26/08

Juniors Shutout Indians

May 24/08

Juniors Drop Nail-Bitter Against Angels

May 24/08

Juniors Sweep Mariners in Doubleheader on Power Surge from Brett Lawrie

May 22/08

Juniors Run Over Yankees in Dominican Opener

May 16/08

Baseball Canada Announces Junior National Team’s Dominican Camp Roster and Schedule

May 16/08

Stubby Clapp Will Join Canada at the Beijing Olympics

May 15/08

Don Gilbert to be Enshrined in the Windsor/Essex Sports Hall of Fame

May 12/08

Carlin Debuts in Legend’s 350th Win

May 12/08

Nominate a Youngster for the Rally Cap Player of the Week

May 8/08

Votto’s Three-Homer Game Ties Canadian Mark

May 5/08

Winnipeg South the First Association to be “RBI Approved”

May 2/08

Baseball PEI Adds to Staff with Technical Director

May 1/08

2008 Provincial Preview: Manitoba

April 29/08

2008 Provincial Preview: Newfoundland & Labrador

April 24/08

2008 Provincial Preview: Nova Scotia

April 22/08

Schedule for 2008 Women’s Baseball World Cup Released

April 20/08

Braves Come Back to Beat Juniors in Spring Finale

April 19/08

Juniors Fall at the Hands of the Tigers

April 18/08

Indians Walk Their Way to Win Over Juniors

April 17/08

Juniors Suffer Setback Against Astros

April 17/08

World Junior Baseball Championship Schedule Released

April 16/08

Even Steven Between Juniors and Indians

April 15/08

Tigers Roar Past Juniors in Spring Training

April 14/08

Juniors Succumb to Braves in Spring Training

April 13/08

Juniors Fall to Astros in Spring Training Opener

April 10/08

Baseball Canada is Looking for Host Cities for the 2009 National Championships

April 8/08

Baseball Canada Launches RBI Program

April 4/08

Rally Cap Program on the Lookout for Player of the Week

March 31/08

Granby Minor Baseball Organizing Two Female Invitational Tournaments

March 31/08

New All-Girls Baseball Academy in la Mauricie

March 26/08

Baseball Canada Announces Junior National Team’s Spring Training Camp Roster and Schedule

March 25/08

WBC Groups and Sites Announced

March 20/08

British Columbia Youngsters Will Get an Experience of a Lifetime

March 14/08

Canada Wins, Finishes First

March 13/08

Canada Is Going to Beijing

March 12/08

Canada Makes Easy Work of Spain

March 10/08

Canada Wins Wild One Against Chinese Taipei

March 9/08

Canada Suffers Setback Against Australia

March 8/08

Canada Mercies South Africa

March 7/08

Canada Pounds Out Win in Olympic Qualifier Opener

March 6/08

Olympics Are Within Reach

March 3/08

Canada Finishes Exhibition Series with Win

March 2/08

Canada Earns Their Second Win in Exhibition Series

March 1/08

Canada Comes Back to Tie Australia

February 29/08

Canada Squares Exhibition Series

February 28/08

Canadians Fall Short in First Exhibition Outing

February 27/08

The Road to Beijing Continues

February 21/08

2008 Provincial Preview: Prince Edward Island

February 19/08

Baseball Canada Officially Entered in World Baseball Classic

February 15/08

Baseball Canada Announces Roster and Schedule for Final Olympic Qualifier

February 8/08

Enter for a Chance to Win a Book Autographed by Cal Ripken

February 7/08

Umpires Named for 2008 Olympics

February 6/08

Former Baseball Canada Vice-President to be Enshrined in Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame

January 29/08

2008 Provincial Preview: New Brunswick

January 23/08

Invitational Tournament in Italy Now Accepting Applications

January 17/08

Remaining Auction Items from Baseball Canada’s National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser are Up for Grabs

January 16/08

Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser Another Success

January 14/08

Thorman and Orr Return to Their Roots in Support of Winterball Program

January 9/08

News Conference for Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

January 9/08

Auction Items for the National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser are Revealed

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