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Organizers, volunteers erect new benches for World Juniors

Organizers, volunteers erect new benches for World Juniors

Baseball fans who have purchased a seat for the upcoming World Junior Baseball Championships can now go and see the seating available at Baseball Central. Crews have been working since last weekend to install bleachers at the venue.

Court finding his place at the plate

Mike Steed must have seen something in Ryan Court. Locked into the four-hole is what has proved to be a mostly anemic offence, the Border Cats manager stuck with the Sleepy Hollow, Ill. native as he slumped his way through the first half.
Johnson seeks deal

Johnson seeks deal

Ilya Kovalchuk and Ryan Johnson aren’t usually mentioned in the same breath. The former is a freewheeling, goal-scoring machine who happens to be the toast of the NHL’s free agent world this summer.
Playoff miss still on Marc Staal's mind

Playoff miss still on Marc Staal's mind

What a difference a goal makes. Just ask Marc Staal.

Wins adding up for Chill

The math is simple. Win half of their remaining games and the Thunder Bay Chill will be conference champions, earning the right to host the four-team first round playoff tournament.
Cats losing streak extended after falling to Lunkers 3-1

Cats losing streak extended after falling to Lunkers 3-1

A bit of wind and a wild pitch kept the Border Cats at the bottom of their division Thursday night.

Cats blow it in 11th inning, fall 7-6 to Beetles

Drew Erwin gave up runs in both extra innings and the Thunder Bay Border Cats lost their second straight game Wednesday night, falling 7-6 at the hands of the Alexandria Beetles.

Cats collapse in ninth

Drew Erwin has been gold this season, but the shine on the Border Cats closer lost a little of its lustre on Tuesday night. Erwin took over in the ninth inning against the Alexandria Beetles, nursing a 3-2 Cats lead.
Staals ready to join forces in Carolina

Staals ready to join forces in Carolina

Last March, Eric Staal brought a gold medal back to Raleigh, N.C.

Cats stomp Beetles, Brown one of six all-stars

The Border Cats and their six all stars are on a roll.