Former Vancouver Canadians Cavan Biggio, Nate Pearson and Josh Winckowski turned in stellar performances on Opening Day in the minors.
Talking about baseball is what I love to do and I got the opportunity to do just that Thursday night on TSN 1040. Vancouver Canadians play-by-play broadcaster Rob Fai invited me to the TSN 1040 studio to talk about the Blue Jays, the C’s and all things baseball for Vancouver Canadians Game Day which is now into its 10th season.
The 2017 Vancouver Canadians got to relive the joy of winning the Northwest League championship all over again this spring. The players were presented with their championship rings late last month in Dunedin as part of a ring ceremony that also honoured the Florida State League co-champion Dunedin Blue Jays.
The Vancouver Canadians offence broke through in the nick of time to defeat the Emeralds 9-8 at Nat Bailey Stadium Sunday afternoon.
The Dunedin Blue Jays lead the Florida State League in batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage and three former Vancouver Canadians have helped spearhead the D-Jay offence.
Lane Thomas is tied for the Dunedin team lead in runs batted in with seven. With 22 players having Vancouver Canadians connections on the 2017