Baseball Canada

2009 Baseball Canada News

December 23/09

Bay lands 2009 Tip O'Neill Award

December 18/09

Come join Mike Saunders at the Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

December 18/09

Northeast Zone Baseball Becomes RBI Approved

December 17/09

Hall in tough to name 2009 Tip O’Neill Award winner

December 15/09

CSTA Now Accepting PRESTIGE Awards Nominations

December 14/09

Coalition forms to rally for team sports in Canada

December 11/09

PEI embracing Rally Cap

December 9/09

Come join Justin Morneau at the Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

December 8/09

Mike Goyette earns his NCCP level 4 certification

December 7/09

Fraccari elected President of the IBAF

December 3/09

Baseball Canada seeking candidate to fill Program Coordinator position

December 2/09

City of Fredericton unveils street sign for Matt Stairs Way

December 1/09

Teahen wins Hutch Award

November 30/09

Come join Justin Morneau and Larry Walker at the Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

November 30/09

Bid on one of two Ryan Dempster Cubs Fantasy Packages

November 30/09

Come join Scott Richmond at the Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

November 30/09

Come join Jeff Francis at the Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser

November 27/09

Stéphanie Savoie named National Female Athlete of the Year at regional awards gala

November 26/09

Baseball Canada bringing bantam girls to Cuba

November 26/09

CAAWS offering grants for sports programs targeting girls and women

November 23/09

Aumont, Iorg and Green bring home AFL title

November 17/09

Baseball Canada accepting host bids until December 15th

November 16/09

Clapp, Van Ostrand to be Olympic torch bearers

November 10/09

Teahen traded to White Sox

November 7/09

Baseball Canada Recognizes its Best at Convention

November 4/09

Veteran chasing another World Series ring

November 3/09

Umpire McManus a man of the people

October 28/09

Tosoni, Mathieson leading Canadian contingent in AFL

October 27/09

Stairs lone remaining Canadian player in MLB playoffs

October 22/09

Baseball Canada and the Portuguese Federation of Baseball & Softball announce partnership

October 19/09

Canada up to seventh in IBAF World Rankings

October 14/09

JNT drops final Fall Camp outing

October 13/09

Pirates too much for JNT at Fall Camp

October 12/09

JNT edged by Astros at Fall Camp

October 11/09

JNT drops twin bill against Lake Sumter

October 10/09

JNT split doubleheader in Disney

October 9/09

Baseball Canada to Host National Teams Awards Banquet & Fundraiser

October 9/09

Astros edge JNT at Fall Camp

October 8/09

JNT tops Nationals at Fall Camp

October 7/09

Team Red beats Team Grey in intersquad game at JNT Fall Camp

October 7/09

Five Canadians head for MLB playoffs

October 5/09

Six Canadians off to Arizona Fall League

September 29/09

Votto named NL Player of the Week

September 27/09

Canada brings home hardware from World Cup

September 26/09

Canada wins bronze at World Cup

September 25/09

Canada falls to Cuba at World Cup

September 24/09

Canada clinches berth in bronze medal game with win over Netherlands

September 23/09

Canada defeats Venezuela in third round of World Cup

September 22/09

Youth leads Canada past Puerto Rico in third round opener

September 20/09

Canada defeats Chinese Taipei in rain shortened game

September 19/09

Canada comes back to avoid upset against Italy

September 18/09

Short work for Canada against Netherlands Antilles

September 17/09

Canada gets big win in extras over Japan

September 16/09

Canada takes care of business against Mexico

September 15/09

Canada – Mexico game postponed

September 15/09

Riverview captures Peewee Atlantic Championship

September 14/09

Canada drops tough one to Australia

September 13/09

USA one-hit’s Canada in round two opener of World Cup

September 12/09

Canada ends World Cup first round with rout of Sweden

September 11/09

Canada makes easy work of Netherlands Antilles

September 10/09

Canada blasts Korea in World Cup opener

September 9/09

Canada ready to start the World Cup

September 6/09

Canada closes out exhibition series with loss

September 5/09

Comeback falls short as Canada falls 6-5 to USA

September 4/09

Early innings cost Canada in second tune-up against USA

September 3/09

Baseball Canada announces JNT Fall Instructional League Roster

September 3/09

Canada drops tough first matchup against USA

September 3/09

Perkins, Kniginyzky in; Valiquette out for Canada’s World Cup roster

September 2/09

Changing of the guard for Team Canada

August 31/09

Baseball Canada announces 2009 World Cup roster

August 28/09

Québec is golden at the Canada Games

August 27/09

Alberta and Québec go for gold at the Canada Games

August 26/09

Medal round set at the Canada Games

August 26/09

Ontario remains unbeaten at the Canada Games

August 25/09

One-sided affairs on Day 2 of Canada Games

August 25/09

More supremacy at Canada Games

August 24/09

2009 National Championships: Senior final set

August 24/09

Canada Games Baseball gets underway

August 24/09

Manitoba goes 2-0 on opening day at Canada Games

August 24/09

2009 National Championships: Alberta brings home Senior Men’s gold

August 23/09

2009 National Championships: three new National Champions

August 22/09

2009 National Championships: playoff races heat up

August 22/09

2009 National Championships: Ontario and Québec dominate playoff brackets

August 21/09

2009 National Championships: lopsided affairs

August 21/09

2009 National Championships: delays in Vaughan, Toronto; clear skies in Dartmouth, Red Deer

August 20/09

A new way for kids to enjoy baseball

August 20/09

2009 National Championships: boys to men

August 20/09

2009 National Championships: rain causes delays

August 18/09

Canada Games Baseball on TSN/RDS

August 16/09

2009 National Championships: London calling

August 15/09

2009 National Championship: Playoffs are set

August 15/09

2009 National Championships: pitchers reign supreme

August 14/09

2009 National Championships: offence on demand

August 14/09

2009 National Championships: offensive explosion

August 13/09

2009 National Championships: extra fun

August 13/09

Baseball loses IOC re-instatement vote

August 13/09

2009 National Championships: Midget Championship underway

August 12/09

Midget National Championship on Rogers TV in NB

August 12/09

Canada 3rd in First-Ever Women’s World Rankings

August 10/09

Baseball Canada makes JNT Canada Cup selections

August 9/09

2009 National Championships: golden moments

August 8/09

2009 National Championships: offence reigns supreme and one pitcher unhittable

August 8/09

2009 National Championships: playoff picture set

August 7/09

2009 National Championships: shutouts and one-run thrillers

August 7/09

2009 National Championships: playoff races heat up

August 6/09

2009 National Championships: Junior Championship kicks off

August 6/09

2009 National Championships: Extra, Extra

August 5/09

2009 National Championships: Canada Cup under way

August 5/09

2009 National Championships: Day 1 concludes

July 31/09

Canada Cup Preview

July 28/09

Tyson Gillies named Player of the Week

July 27/09

USA wins World Baseball Challenge, Canada third

July 26/09

Mike Saunders to the big leagues

July 24/09

Canada finishes round-robin in tie for first at WBC with win over Prince George

July 23/09

Canada beat Germany at World Baseball Challenge

July 23/09

Canada's Rally Cap Program a Smashing Success

July 21/09

Canada earns no-hitter and scores often at World Baseball Challenge

July 20/09

World Baseball Challenge is under way

July 19/09

Canada Black wins Women’s International Series

July 15/09

Follow live: Women’s International Invitational Series

July 14/09

Québec captures Women’s National Championship

July 13/09

Canadians on top at Futures Game

July 8/09

JNT loses final two games of exhibition series

July 7/09

JNT-Cuba suspended in sixth due to rain

July 6/09

Cuba’s early offence enough to top JNT

July 5/09

JNT storms back in ninth to beat Cuba

July 5/09

Bay, Morneau headed to All-Star Game

July 4/09

JNT edged in pitching duel marathon

July 3/09

JNT falls short in Cuban series opener

June 29/09

JNT drops series finale against USA

June 28/09

JNT flat in loss to USA

June 27/09

USA comes back to beat JNT

June 26/09

USA pound out a victory over JNT

June 25/09

Four Canadians named to All-Star Futures Game

June 25/09

USA too much for JNT in series opener

June 24/09

Chris Begg continues to contribute

June 23/09

JNT looking forward to challenge

June 19/09

Baseball Canada announces JNT Summer Camp roster

June 18/09

Mike Saunders is back in full swing

June 16/09

Canadians to be sticking close to home

June 15/09

Baseball Makes Effective Pitch for 2016 Olympic Reinstatement with Five Day Plan, Commitment to Use Best Players

June 11/09

Another successful day for Canadian born players during day 3 of the MLB draft

June 10/09

More Canadians drafted in day two of the MLB Draft

June 9/09

James Paxton first Canadian selected in MLB Draft

June 9/09

Two Canadians selected in day one of MLB draft

June 5/09

CIBA National Championship Heading to Durham College This Fall

June 4/09

Manitoba Holds First Ever Girls Baseball Day

June 2/09

UBC Has a Successful Season, Reasons to Look Ahead

May 29/09

McKaig Getting Set for World Baseball Challenge, Looking for Players

May 28/09

JNT Ends Dominican Tour With a Loss and a Tie

May 28/09

IBAF Announces First Ever Women's Baseball Committee

May 27/09

Nova Scotia Hold First Ever All-Women’s Coaching Clinic

May 27/09

JNT Beat Blue Jays in Dominican

May 26/09

Baseball Puts on its Rally Cap

May 26/09

JNT Fall to Phillies, Tie Dodgers

May 25/09

Juniors Clipped by Indians

May 24/09

Royals Edge JNT in Dominican

May 23/09

JNT - Angels Rained Out

May 22/09

JNT Splits Doubleheader in Dominican

May 22/09

Women's game takes off in Europe

May 21/09

Juniors Drop Rain Shortened DR Opener

May 20/09

Gilles Taillon Named New Director General of Baseball Québec

May 20/09

Nick Weglarz Named EL Player of the Week

May 15/09

Baseball Canada Announces Junior Roster for Dominican Camp

May 14/09

Junior Nationals Will Be a Celebration for Trois-Rivières

May 13/09

Melville Minor Joins “RBI” Club

May 12/09

Nominate a Youngster for the Rally Cap Player of the Week

May 6/09

Richmond Wins AL Rookie of the Month

May 5/09

Baseball Canada Announces Junior Team Summer Schedule

April 25/09

Braves Edge Juniors in Final Spring Contest

April 24/09

Juniors Blanked by Tigers

April 23/09

Astros Edge Juniors in Disney

April 22/09

Juniors Fall at the Hands of the Astros

April 21/09

Nationals Top Juniors

April 20/09

Tigers Pounce On Juniors

April 19/09

Braves Double Up Juniors in Spring Camp

April 18/09

Juniors Drop First Game of Spring Camp

April 17/09

Baseball Canada President Honoured in B.C.

April 15/09

Junior National Team Roster Announced for Spring Training Camp

April 8/09

Zimmerman Signs with Mariners

April 6/09

IBAF Announces Plan To Add Women’s Baseball To The Olympic Program

April 1/09

Baseball Saskatoon is Now RBI Approved

March 31/09

A New Way to Play the Game

March 26/09

Rally Cap Keeps Young Ball Players Engaged

March 25/09

Canada Eighth in Recent IBAF World Rankings

March 16/09

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

March 9/09

Canada Stunned, Eliminated from WBC

March 8/09

Ready to Bounce Back

March 7/09

Heartbreaker for Canada in WBC Opener

March 6/09

Let the Games Begin

March 5/09

Canada Victorious in Final Classic Tune-up

March 4/09

Canada Falls to Phillies in Exhibition Play

March 3/09

Canada Looking Good in First Classic Tune-up

March 2/09

Team Canada Getting Ready to Take on the World

March 1/09

Assignment of a Lifetime

February 27/09

Coaches Can Visit “The Inside Pitch”

February 24/09

Baseball Canada Unveils its WBC Final Roster

February 20/09

Baseball Canada Launchs New Website

February 18/09

World Baseball Classic Media Credential Application Deadline is Friday, February 20th

February 13/09

Red River Valley Most Recent to be RBI Approved

February 11/09

Walker, Whitt and Soulliere Head Ball Hall Class of ‘09

February 10/09

Yorkton Minor Baseball Becomes RBI Approved

February 6/09

Looking Back on a Wonderful Career

February 3/09

Felipe: A Mentor For Coaches

January 29/09

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

January 28/09

Mills to be honoured as Lions Woman of Influence

January 26/09

Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser a Glamorous Success

January 16/09

Individual Tickets for Opening Round of the World Baseball Classic On Sale January 19

January 14/09

Canada Ranked Seventh in First Ever Baseball World Rankings

January 13/09

Baseball Canada's Statement on CRA revoking Little League Baseball charitable Status

January 12/09

Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet & Fundraiser to be Star Studded Event

January 9/09

Meagan Cornelssen Named DHT Female Athlete of the Year

January 8/09

Bantam Boys Championship Has a Home for Three Years

January 5/09

Morneau Named Athlete of the Year

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