It’s time once again to check in on the best hitters and pitchers from our province who have traveled south to play college baseball in the United States.
In this edition of Alberta Dugout Digest, we explore the batters who excel at cranking out home runs, triples, and runs batted in (RBI), along with the leaders in slugging percentage and batting average.
We also examine the pitchers who have done the best job of preventing home runs, the strikeout leaders, the win collectors, the earned-run average (ERA) masters, and those hurlers who are great at keeping hits to a minimum.
Read More Alberta Dugout Digest – April 23rd Edition
The hits keep coming – along with the home runs, the strikeouts, the wins and the saves.
Welcome to the second edition of Alberta Dugout Digest.
This new feature appears every Tuesday during the collegiate baseball season in the United States and it examines some of Alberta’s top hitters and pitchers.
Read More Alberta Dugout Digest – April 16th Edition
It’s not easy for young athletes to move away from home to follow their sports dreams.
Manitoba’s Ryan Humeniuk knew that if he wanted to play baseball, he’d have to do just that.
He packed up his things and came to Dawgs Academy, which set the stage for a long journey in baseball that continues today at the University of Louisiana Monroe.
Read More The Out of Towner
“I want to be a first-team All-American. And I want to get drafted in the top ten rounds. Those are really my only two goals.”
Former Okotoks Dawgs utilityman Matt Lloyd wants to put 2018 behind him and has his sights set on proving why teams shouldn’t have overlooked him in the MLB Draft.
Here’s the Q&A from our conversation with him for Alberta Dugout Stories: The Podcast.
Read More Great Expectations
After two swings at the MLB Draft in 2016 and 2017, Calgary’s Clayton Keyes is hoping a team will throw another pitch his way.
Ranked as the fifth-best draft-eligible Canuck by the Canadian Baseball Network, the Dawgs Academy product is off to a hot start with Central Arizona College.
During a recent rainout, we caught up with him for an Alberta Dugout Stories: The Podcast interview.
Read More Keyes to Success