The St. John's Winmar Capitals are taking part in the 2013 senior men's national baseball championship in Windsor, Ont., starting today and finishing Sunday.
The Capitals open against Chatham Ironmen from New Brunswick this morning. Bob Kent of will get the start for St. John’s.
The Newfoundland and Labrador representatives will play a doubleheader Friday. They’ll take on the Mississauga, Ont., Twins at 10 a.m. followed by a game against Fort Saskatchewan Athletics from Alberta.
The Capitals play Dartmouth Moosehead Dry from Nova Scotia on Saturday.
Tournament details, live scoring and results can be found at www.baseball.ca/seniormen.
Manager Tyler Pittman (@liveatstpats) will also be providing Twitter updates from the games this week. The Capitals are hosting the event in 2014 in St. John’s.
The event began with a home-run derby Wednesday night.
St. John’s Capitals’ roster at the senior nationals
Players: Trevor Clarke, Bobby Kent, Steve Crouse, Gerald Butt, Peter Madden, Bernard Madden, Ron French, Scott Stockley, Kieran Buckingham, Mike Janes, Sean Janes, Corey Ewart, Andrew Symonds, Justin Crawley, and Greg Barry of St. John's, Andrew Mercer of Mount Pearl, Mike Dyke of Gander, Scott Goosney of Pasadena, and Mike O'Neil, Mike Tavenor and Myles Vincent of Corner Brook.
Coaches: Bernie Davis, Mark Healy, Matthew Smith
Manager: Tyler Pittman