It was a busy year on the transactions front as a total of 51 players wore the uniform of the Northwest League champion Vancouver Canadians over the course of the 2017 season.
It’s not often a player calls it quits after hitting over .400 during the season but that was the case for outfielder Lance Jones after word of his retirement surfaced in the Northwest League transactions column.
The Vancouver Canadians had to put in some overtime to win their sixth consecutive game as they needed 10 innings to down the Boise Hawks 7-3 at Boise Memorial Stadium Friday night.
Javier Hernandez reminded Vancouver Canadians fans why he was the people’s choice last season.
The Vancouver Canadians shook off the effects of a long bus ride back from Eugene and overcame an early setback by a player named Eugene to defeat the Everett AquaSox 7-1 in their home opener at Nat Bailey Stadium Tuesday night.
The Vancouver Canadians have a long bus ride back from Oregon but it will be made easier by the fact they won their first series of the season.