Bowman accepts position in France
(Photo: Shawn Bowman (left) congratulates Josh Naylor after a home run at the 2015 WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup in Osaka, Japan)
Ray Carter, '15 Pan Am gold winners inducted into Canadian Ball Hall
ST. MARYS – It was a special day for the Baseball Canada community on June 24th with former Baseball Canada President Ray Carter along with the entire 2015 Canadian Men’s National Team inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame.
MLB Draft: Pop, Procopio selected on day two of draft
OTTAWA- A pair of Junior National Team alums, Zach Pop (Brampton, ON) and Daniel Procopio (Toronto, ON), were the lone Canadians selected on day two of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft bringing the two-day total to four Canadians chosen through the first ten rounds.
Leach and Hall taken on Day 1 of 2017 MLB Draft
OTTAWA-Junior National Team right-handed pitcher Landon Leach (Pickering, ON) became the first Canadian selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft after the Minnesota Twins used the first pick in the second round, 37th overall to draft the 17 year-old. Twenty-three picks later, the Baltimore Orioles used their second round choice (60th overall) on Junior National Team shortstop Adam Hall (London, ON) as the first day of the draft concluded with two Canadians selected.
2017 MLB Draft: What you need to know
WHAT: The annual Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft (or Rule 4 Draft) gets underway tonight (7pm ET MLB Network/MLB.com) with the first 75 selections (Round 1, Competitive Balance Lottery Round A, Round 2, Completive Balance Lottery Round B), continues Tuesday with rounds three through ten and concludes on Wednesday with rounds 11-40.
Soroka named Southern League All-Star
OTTAWA-Although just 19 years old, Calgary’s Mike Soroka has accomplished a lot in his professional baseball career that is just shy of two years old.
Six JNT alums in NCAA Tournament
OTTAWA-The NCAA Tournament field of 64 teams is set with play set to begin today and tomorrow across 16 regional sites.
WBSC reveals U-18 Baseball World Cup schedule
OTTAWA- Canada will open the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup on September 1st against Chinese Taipei at Port Arthur Stadium in Thunder Bay, Ontario after the World Baseball Softball Confederation announced today the game schedule for the event that will take place from September 1st to 10th, 2017.
Dominican Summer League: Juniors end DSL tour on high note
BOCA CHICA, Dominican Republic – After losing the first four games of the Dominican Summer League tour, the Junior National Team have since gone 6-1-2 including today’s 9-6 win over the DSL Twins.