Canwest Park Articles

Weather Didn’t Cooperate with Celebrity Softball Game

Weather Didn’t Cooperate with Celebrity Softball Game

The 2010 Celebrity Slow Pitch Challenge charity softball game between the Winnipeg police and CFL alumni didn't have the blessing of the weather gods Tuesday night at Canwest Park. The 19th annual event was scheduled to see the Winnipeg Police All-Stars raise money...

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Softball Game Raising Money for KidSport Manitoba

Softball Game Raising Money for KidSport Manitoba

By Sarah Klein Members of the Winnipeg police slow-pitch team will face off against CFL alumni tonight in a charity softball game at Canwest Park. The Winnipeg Police All-Stars will be raising money in support of KidSport Manitoba to help underprivileged kids take...

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Weather Not an Issue in 9th Annual Relay For Life

By Sarah Klein It's pretty soggy outside, but that won't deter the 9th annual Relay For Life from going ahead later tonight at Canwest Park. About 1,200 people will gather at 7 p.m. for a non-competitive 12-hour overnight walk in support of the Canadian Cancer...

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Winnipeg Goldeyes Home Opener (PHOTOS)

Winnipeg Goldeyes Home Opener (PHOTOS)

What a beautiful day it was for the first ball game of the 2010 season at Canwest Park on Thursday. The Winnipeg Goldeyes unfortunately couldn't pick up a win against the newest Northern League team, the Lake County Fielders, as the Fish suffered a 7-5 loss. The...

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Goldeyes’ Season Opener Right Around the Corner

Goldeyes’ Season Opener Right Around the Corner

Fans filled Canwest Park on Saturday as part of the Winnipeg Goldeyes' annual Open House. The box office was open for business, and hot dogs and drinks were given out to the first 1,500 people through the gate. It was a little breezy at the park, but nothing some of...

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Winnipeg Goldeyes Open Training Camp Today

Winnipeg Goldeyes Open Training Camp Today

The Winnipeg Goldeyes open up training camp this morning in preparation for the upcoming Northern League baseball season. Twenty-five players will look to impress manager Rick Forney to fill up to 23 available positions on the roster during the two-week session. The...

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Goldeyes Hiring for Summer Park Positions

Goldeyes Hiring for Summer Park Positions

As the baseball season quickly approaches, the Winnipeg Goldeyes are looking to fill summer job positions at Canwest Park. The baseball club will host two open house interview sessions on Tuesday, April 6 and Wednesday, April 7 from 4 p.m. to  7 p.m. Applicants must...

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Goldeyes Claim Top Fan Attendance in League

Goldeyes Claim Top Fan Attendance in League

Final attendance numbers have been compiled for every team in the Northern League and the Winnipeg Goldeyes have claimed top spot. The Fish drew an average crowd of 6,180, which ranks them first in their league, and 26th out of the 267 teams in 31 leagues that filed...

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Goldeyes Named Organization of the Year

Goldeyes Named Organization of the Year

The Winnipeg Goldeyes just can't help themselves at continuing to be great. The Northern League has named the Goldeyes the Organization of the Year. The award was handed out today, with Winnipeg earning the honour for the fourth time in seven years. "This is an award...

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Big Banks Battle on the Diamond for United Way

Big Banks Battle on the Diamond for United Way

If you ever wanted to see banks compete -- other than in those annoying Capital One commercials -- this Sunday will be your opportunity. 120 employees from five banks will step up to the plate at Canwest Park on July 19 for charity. Battle of the Banks III is in...

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