Category: Baseball

Baseball in Chatham-Kent

Jenkins to receive honourary doctorate from Brock University

Jenkins to receive honourary doctorate from Brock University

Dave Gough- June 11, 2024

Baseball Hall of Famer Fergie Jenkins stands with his bronze sculpture in front of the Chatham-Kent Civic Centre. Photo credit: Robyn Brady, CKXS News.Jenkins Brock ... Read More

Myers among team leaders in first pro season

Myers among team leaders in first pro season

Dave Gough- June 3, 2024

Noah Myers Tilbury's Noah Myers is playing his first season in the Tampa Rays minor league system with the Class A Charleston RiverDogs. Myers is ... Read More

Aden Ryan named IBL pitcher of the week

Aden Ryan named IBL pitcher of the week

Dave Gough- May 28, 2024

Aden Ryan The Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) announced its HRD Bat Co players of the week for the first two weeks of the season. Chatham-Kent ... Read More

Barnstormers announcer ejected by umpire

Barnstormers announcer ejected by umpire

Dave Gough- May 27, 2024

The beautiful thing about baseball is that if you watch enough games, you will often see something that you have never seen before on a ... Read More

Barnstormers open Inaugural Season with Pair of Wins

Barnstormers open Inaugural Season with Pair of Wins

Kirk Dickinson- May 20, 2024

The Chatham-Kent Barn Stormers have opened their inaugural season with 2 games and 2 wins.   The team were set to open their season on ... Read More

Barnstormers Prepared to Hit the Field

Barnstormers Prepared to Hit the Field

Chris Taylor- May 17, 2024

It’s the weekend local baseball fans have been waiting for. The Intercounty Baseball League’s newest expansion team, the hold their inaugural home opener tomorrow night. ... Read More

Chatham-Kent Barnstormers Win Exhibition Game

Chatham-Kent Barnstormers Win Exhibition Game

Chris Taylor- May 11, 2024

Chatham-Kent Barnstormers played their first exhibition game last night at Fergie Jenkins Field vs Western Counties Seniors. The Barnstormers bats were hot, and fans saw ... Read More

Intercounty Baseball League Launches App

Intercounty Baseball League Launches App

Chris Taylor- May 10, 2024

With just over a week before the Chatham-Kent Barnstormers kick off their inaugural season, local baseball fans now have a new way to follow their ... Read More

Barnstormers announce announcing crew

Barnstormers announce announcing crew

Dave Gough- May 3, 2024

All of the IBL games are live streamed on YouTube channel. The Barnstormers introduced their live stream crew for the inaugural 2024 season of IBL ... Read More

Barnstormers coaches have a lot of baseball experience

Barnstormers coaches have a lot of baseball experience

Dave Gough- May 1, 2024

Chatham-Kent Barnstormers' manager Dan Norman As the Chatham-Kent Barnstormers play their first Intercounty Baseball League season, they will have something a lot of other IBL ... Read More

Barnstormers unveil uniforms

Barnstormers unveil uniforms

Dave Gough- April 19, 2024

The Chatham-Kent Barnstormers IBL baseball team debuted their uniforms at a ceremony held at the Son's of Kent Brewing Company on Thursday. The Barnstormers showed ... Read More

Barnstormers adding to roster

Barnstormers adding to roster

Dave Gough- April 9, 2024

With opening day just over a month away, the Chatham-Kent Barnstormers IBL baseball team is adding to their roster. Recent additions include: Robert Mackie Robert ... Read More

Renovations taking place at Fergie Jenkins Field in preparation for Barnstormers season

Renovations taking place at Fergie Jenkins Field in preparation for Barnstormers season

Dave Gough- March 20, 2024

Despite the cold and blustery conditions, Fergie Jenkins Field is a hive of construction activity. Workers are currently installing metal bleachers along the baselines. Out ... Read More

Barnstormers’ roster filling out

Barnstormers’ roster filling out

Dave Gough- February 27, 2024

With opening day just under three months away, the Chatham-Kent Barnstormers are starting to form their roster. The Barnstormers made their first signing in November, ... Read More