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About Brian

Avid baseball blogger since June 2012. Blogger, photographer, and graphics designer for both the defunct Victoria Seals Baseball Blog, and the first edition of the Victoria HarbourCats blog.

Season V in the books, along with the blog

Last Tuesday night, the fifth season for the Victoria HarbourCats ground to an abrupt halt on the harsh artificial turf of Goss Stadium, down in Corvallis Oregon.  After taking a dramatic first game walk-off win up here in Victoria, the … Continue reading

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HarbourCats Top-10 with Brad Norris-Jones – part 2

Did you catch yesterday’s start of the Brad Norris-Jones top 10 list? A top 12, as is came to be? If not, you can go back and read part 1 here. We left Brad after number six with five more … Continue reading

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HarbourCats Top-10 with Brad Norris-Jones – part 1

If you were at RAP on Thursday night, you got to see Claire Eccles pitch another inning for the HarbourCats. Every time she pitches it seems the same thing happens – the park goes deadly silent and the crowd hangs … Continue reading

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Big home stand begins, Cats look to claw back

Looking at the HarbourCats schedule for 2017, the season seems to break nicely into three distinct sections. The first third of the season ended on Friday night with the team getting swept in a three game series against the Walla … Continue reading

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HabourCats fizzle at home, head to Wenatchee for revenge

Well that did not go as planned did it… The opening home series of the season is supposed to be one of magical wonderment, one that brings with it the hopes of league titles, monster performances, and season-long winning streaks. … Continue reading

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HarbourCats back home to kick off SeasonV Victoria-Style!

SeasonV comes to Victoria this afternoon as the HarbourCats come home for the first time this season, bringing with them the Wenatchee AppleSox for a three game set. A raucous welcome no doubt awaits the team that brings to town … Continue reading

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Port Angeles successfully opened, onto Yakima for three

So game #1 is in the books, and what a game it was! Firstly, hats off to the Port Angeles team and staff for hosting a great event that started off on a classy note with a choir rendition of … Continue reading

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SeasonV Begins in Port Angeles – Series Preview

Can you call it a “Series Preview” if it’s only 1 game? Just slightly shorter than a WCL playoff series, so yeah we’re going with it. Game 1 is here! A bit of an oddity in league play, this single … Continue reading

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The wait is over – the 2017 season begins this week!

Well folks, this is it! It’s opening week around the West Coast League. The start of the fifth HarbourCats season, or #SeasonV as we like to call it. It all kicks off tonight with an exhibition game at RAP before … Continue reading

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Welcome to Season Five!

Hello everyone, and welcome to another season of the Victoria HarbourCats Baseball Blog! The blog has been hibernating all throughout this long, cold, snowy Victoria winter, but it’s time to shake the red dust off the cleats, dry off the … Continue reading

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