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Axford back in the big leagues

Axford back in the big leagues

August 02, 2021

The incredible story that is John Axford’s career in professional baseball is set to add another chapter as the 38-year-old was acquired by the Milwaukee Brewers earlier today from the Toronto Blue Jays organization for cash considerations. 

WBSC postpones U-18 Baseball World Cup to 2022

WBSC postpones U-18 Baseball World Cup to 2022

July 29, 2021

OTTAWA – The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) along with the Sarasota-Bradenton Local Organizing Committee and USA Baseball announced today the postponement of the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup in Bradenton and Sarasota, Florida, to 2022 due to the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic both domestically and internationally.

Canadians selected in 2021 MLB First-Year Player Draft

Canadians selected in 2021 MLB First-Year Player Draft

July 13, 2021

OTTAWA – The 2021 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft concluded today for rounds 11 through 20 with eight Canadians hearing their name called.

MLB DRAFT: Tyler Black first Canadian selected in 2021 MLB Draft

MLB DRAFT: Tyler Black first Canadian selected in 2021 MLB Draft

July 11, 2021

OTTAWA – Tyler Black (Stouffville, Ontario) took the honour of being the first Canadian selected in the 2021 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft when the Milwaukee Brewers selected the second baseman in the Competitive Balance Round A, 33rd overall out of Wright State University.

PREVIEW: 2021 Major League Baseball Draft

PREVIEW: 2021 Major League Baseball Draft

July 09, 2021

OTTAWA - The Pittsburgh Pirates hold the first overall selection in the 2021 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft that runs from July 11th - July 13th with 20 rounds scheduled for the three-day event.

Bo Naylor named to American League roster for Futures Game 

Bo Naylor named to American League roster for Futures Game 

June 30, 2021

OTTAWA – Two-time Junior National Team Most Valuable Player (2017, 2018) Bo Naylor (Mississauga, ON) has been named to the American League roster for the Futures Game that will take place at Coors Field in Colorado on Sunday, July 11th (3PM ET).

Canada jumps five spots in latest WBSC Men’s Baseball World Rankings

Canada jumps five spots in latest WBSC Men’s Baseball World Rankings

June 29, 2021

OTTAWA – The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has released their latest men’s baseball world rankings and Canada has jumped five spots to No. 8 after being at No. 13 since the previous rankings were released in March 2020.

Canada awarded spot in 2021 WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup

Canada awarded spot in 2021 WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup

June 22, 2021

OTTAWA – COPABE, the governing body for the Americas region of the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), has announced that they are awarding the four representative quotas available to compete at the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup in Bradenton and Sarasota, Florida to Canada, Cuba, Mexico and Panama.

Three Canadians chasing College World Series title

Three Canadians chasing College World Series title

June 18, 2021

OTTAWA – The annual College World Series gets underway in Omaha, Nebraska on June 19th and three Canadian players, all graduates of Baseball Canada’s Junior National Team program, are in the hunt for college baseball’s ultimate prize.

MLB Canadians: Five storylines to watch for this season

MLB Canadians: Five storylines to watch for this season

April 21, 2021

The 2021 Major League Baseball season is now well underway and with 11 Canadians having seen game action thus far. Here are some storylines for fans North of the Border to keep their eyes on throughout the year:



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