It’s time to play ball in the Western Major Baseball League.
The 12-team league which is Canada’s pre-eminent summer collegiate baseball league boasts a long standing tradition of creating a showcase for top Canadian professional and college prospects while at the same time offering American college players the opportunity to hone their skills in front of enthusiastic baseball fans in towns and cities throughout the Prairies.
Opening night will see four games going on including the Yorkton Cardinals in Moose Jaw and the defending champion Swift Current 57’s home to Weyburn.
The Regina Red Sox will begin play Friday night with a game in Weyburn. They will stage their home opener Sunday afternoon at Currie Field as they meet the Swift Current 57’s in a 2 o’clock start.