Ultimately, nothing could stop Tanner Craswell and Mitch MacLean from having a lasting impact at the ballpark.
Six years after the former Lethbridge Bulls’ infielders were gunned down – along with Tabitha Stepple – in a senseless murder-suicide in Claresholm, the baseball-loving duo are still making their mark on the game.
Read More Angels in the Infield
After what she calls an “off-year” in 2016, Edmonton’s Nicole Luchanski is basking in the glow of a Canadian MVP year in 2017 and hoping for the women’s game to grow in 2018.
Read More Luchanski’s Redemption
His name comes from a legendary Montreal Canadiens’ goaltender, and his brother was once a highly touted Flames’ prospect.
But Dryden Howse is all baseball.
We caught up with Alberta’s 2017 Bantam AAA Player of the Year.
Find out what he had to say.
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If Major League Baseball ever wanted the ultimate advertisement for its product it could be found in this year’s edition of the postseason.
For those of us lucky enough to be watching it was truly a thrill.
Fans also may have noticed that the game has changed … and changed for the better.
Old school has given way to the new school and the unwritten rules are being rewritten.
Read More The Thrill of the Grass
Bret Boone always played like he had something to prove.
He had to prove that he wasn’t riding his family’s coattails to the big leagues. He had to prove that he belonged in Major League Baseball. And he had to prove that he was just as useful in the field as he was at the plate.
From his time as an All Star with the Calgary Cannons to his Gold Glove days in the majors, find out what Boone has to say …
Read More The Golden Bret with the Silver Bat
He was a tireless workhorse who could wear out his coaches just as easily as he did opposing batters.
Two-time Cy Young award winner Roy Halladay – who died in a plane crash in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday – made relentless preparation a hallmark of his all-star career, according to a former coach.
Read More Pitcher Perfect
20 years after A.J. Hinch played a major part in the Edmonton Trappers’ second-straight PCL title, he helped bring a World Series championship to Houston.
Read More World Series ring fit for former Trappers catcher