Category: Baseball

Baseball in Chatham-Kent

Time Will Tell The Impact On Local Baseball

Time Will Tell The Impact On Local Baseball

CKSN Staff- July 28, 2020

Local baseball returned to the diamond this weekend, but only in small doses, and the lasting impact on Chatham-Kent's baseball community won't be known immediately. ... Read More

Baseball Will Stay With Larry Balkwill Forever

Baseball Will Stay With Larry Balkwill Forever

CKSN Staff- July 22, 2020

Larry Balkwill signing an autograph for a fan with the Chicago Dogs Larry Balkwill isn't done his baseball career yet, far from it in fact, ... Read More

Throwback Thursday: The 1961 Chatham-Merlin Combines Were Bluewater Champions

Throwback Thursday: The 1961 Chatham-Merlin Combines Were Bluewater Champions

CKSN Staff- July 16, 2020

The 1961 Chatham-Merlin Combines baseball team were Bluewater League Champions. Team members included Don Wakabayashi, Pete Callingham, Bob Haskell, George Haddock, Ron Johnson, Harold Jubenville, ... Read More

Council Considering Renaming St. Clair Ball Diamonds “Bob Weedon Field”

Council Considering Renaming St. Clair Ball Diamonds “Bob Weedon Field”

CKSN Staff- July 15, 2020

St. Clair College Ball Diamonds, potentially to be named Bob Weedon Field Below is information posted by the Municipality of Chatham-Kent regarding a potential renaming ... Read More

No Three-Peat In Store For The Kent Bridge Huskies With Fastball Season On The Shelf

No Three-Peat In Store For The Kent Bridge Huskies With Fastball Season On The Shelf

CKSN Staff- July 15, 2020

A Huskies player waits in the outfield - Photo by Sophie Marvell/ CKSN.ca "I think the word that most comes to mind is disappointed." Those ... Read More

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Ryan Harrison

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Ryan Harrison

CKSN Submissions- July 5, 2020

On this episode of the Entering the Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to Ryan Harrison. Harrison owns the Welland Jackfish baseball team, who ... Read More

Spencer Marcus Steps Up (To The Plate)

Spencer Marcus Steps Up (To The Plate)

CKSN Staff- June 30, 2020

Spencer Marcus at the plate with the NCAA's Niagara University Purple Eagles Spencer Marcus took a step up as he stepped up to the place ... Read More

Podcast – ETSW Featuring Justin Randall

Podcast – ETSW Featuring Justin Randall

CKSN Submissions- June 26, 2020

On this episode of the Entering The Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to former NCAA All-American and Professional baseball player Justin Randall. Randall ... Read More

Walpole Island’s Ed Pinnance, One Of The First Indigenous Major League Baseball Players

Walpole Island’s Ed Pinnance, One Of The First Indigenous Major League Baseball Players

CKSN Staff- June 9, 2020

Ed PinnanceEd Pinnance was a groundbreaker. When we list influential athletes from the area, Fergie Jenkins comes to mind, and Pinnance belongs in the same ... Read More

Fergie Jenkins Releases Statement On Racism

Fergie Jenkins Releases Statement On Racism

CKSN Staff- June 4, 2020

Chatham's Fergie Jenkins, a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, and long time MLB superstar, has released a statement about the racism, and unrest ... Read More

Chatham Girls Softball Cancels 2020 Season

Chatham Girls Softball Cancels 2020 Season

CKSN Staff- May 29, 2020

The Chatham Golden Eagles, the Chatham Girls Minor Softball Association has cancelled their 2020 season. The organization posted the following statement on their social media ... Read More

Chatham Minor Baseball Cancels 2020 Season

Chatham Minor Baseball Cancels 2020 Season

CKSN Staff- May 29, 2020

In a letter posted on their organization website and sent out to members, Chatham Minor Baseball association has cancelled their season. Read part of the ... Read More

Maple City Slo Pitch League Cancels 2020 Season Due To COVID-19

Maple City Slo Pitch League Cancels 2020 Season Due To COVID-19

CKSN Submissions- May 28, 2020

The Maple City Slo Pitch League released the following statement, officially cancelling their 2020 season. "After carefully consideration The Maple City Slo Pitch League has ... Read More

On The Line… With Brady Hogg

On The Line… With Brady Hogg

CKSN Staff- May 5, 2020

While we can’t meet face to face, we’ve started a podcast called “On The Line.” Each week we’ll call a local athlete, coach, or member ... Read More