Greg Hamilton named most influential Canadian in baseball

  • December 30, 2011

OTTAWA-Greg Hamilton, Head Coach and Director of National Teams for Baseball Canada has been named the most influential Canadian in baseball by the Toronto Sun’s Bob Elliott in his annual ‘Top 100 Most Influential Canadians in Baseball’ list.

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Baseball Qu

  • December 21, 2011

Source: Pier-Luc Nappert

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National Teams Banquet an event you will not want to miss!

  • December 19, 2011

OTTAWA-The 2012 Baseball Canada National Teams Awards Banquet and Fundraiser on Saturday January 14th at the Renaissance Toronto Downtown (Rogers Centre) is shaping up to be a star studded event with many high profile major league players and front office personnel already confirmed to attend.

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Tragedy in Alberta

  • December 16, 2011

OTTAWA-Baseball Canada would like to express their deepest sympathies to the families and friends of Tanner Craswell and Mitch MacLean of Charlottetown and Cornwall, PEI. Tanner and Mitch were fatally shot on Highway 2 near Claresholm, Alberta early Thursday morning. Tanner just turned 22 years old while Mitch was 20.

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Axford and Votto share Tip O

  • December 14, 2011

OTTAWA-For only the third time in history, there is a tie for the Tip O’Neill Award, given out annually by the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame to the ‘player judged to have excelled in individual achievement and team contribution while adhering to baseball’s highest ideals’.

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2010 IBAF World Junior Baseball Championship Successes Presented to Baseball Canada

  • December 13, 2011

OTTAWA-The 2010 World Junior Baseball Championship was a resounding success on and off the field in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Team Canada played its way to a fourth place finish in front of capacity crowds each game at Port Arthur Stadium.

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Sawkiw named to 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games Athlete Advisory Council

  • December 12, 2011

OTTAWA-The Toronto 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games Organizing Committee recently announced a 10-person Athlete Advisory Council which includes former National Team player Warren Sawkiw of Mississauga, ON.

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Bob Elliott Wins Spink Award

  • December 06, 2011

SOURCE: National Baseball Hall of Fame Press Release

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Valcke to leave Hall of Fame

  • November 30, 2011

SOURCE: Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame

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Juniors settle for silver after loss to USA

  • November 27, 2011

Cartagena, Colombia-The Junior National Team gave-up seven runs in the bottom of the first inning and the deficit was too much to overcome as they dropped a 12-2 decision to the United States in the final game of the Americas World Junior Qualification Tournament.

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John Axford

Current MLB Team: Oakland Athletics
Hometown: Port Dover, ON

Shaped by our Game

Baseball Canada is pleased to introduce Shaped by Our Game, a new initiative on that will profile people who have used our sport to achieve success later in life. Baseball is a sport that provides great life lessons and teaches skills that are applicable for future success in life whether on the baseball field or not.

 Dominic Therrien

 Isabelle Higgins

Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

What is LTAD?

Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a systemic approach being developed and adopted by Baseball Canada to maximize a participant's potential and involvement in our sport. The LTAD framework aims to define optimal training, competition and recovery throughout an athlete's career to enable him / her to reach his / her full potential in baseball and as an athlete.