A total of 17 Canadians were chosen in the 2021 MLB Draft.
While none hailed from Alberta, several trained here or have connections to this province.
We run down those connections and highlight some of their accomplishments.
Read More 2021 MLB Draft Review
Catcher Noah Or is like your favourite playlist right now … he’s offering up all the hits.
Through nine games in the Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL), the Richmond, British Columbia native is leading the pack in batting average (.486), and on-base percentage (.568). His 15 runs, 17 hits and nine runs batted in (RBI) are also near the top of the leaderboard.
Get to know Or a bit better in our latest edition of THREE UP, THREE DOWN …
Read More 3 UP, 3 DOWN WITH NOAH OR
It feels like we’ve been running the bases for a while now.
We’ve been caught in some rundowns, and have been desperate to stay safe for what feels like an eternity.
But with Alberta entering Phase 3 of its “Open For Summer” plan, Canada Day baseball provided a little more reason to celebrate as we rounded third and it felt like we made it home.
Read More The Green Light
It was a beautiful and historic weekend in Alberta.
The Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL) returned to action for the first time since August of 2019.
The comeback was significant for many reasons, some baseball related and some not.
Check out some of the images we captured from a full weekend of baseball …
Read More WCBL Opening Weekend: Photo Gallery
The Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL) is all about the “Canadian” this summer.
With the 2021 WCBL season set to get going on June 18th in Sylvan Lake and Lethbridge, players from the Great White North will be on full display across Alberta. For the first time in the summer collegiate baseball circuit’s history, rosters of each of the five teams will be 100% Canadian.
With that in mind, let’s take a tour around the league, check out some of the players, and see what we can expect from each team during their 40 games of regular-season action.
Read More WCBL Season Preview