IBL Media Relations
CAMBRIDGE -- The Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) released its 2019 schedule which begins on Sunday, May 4 as the Toronto Maple Leafs welcome the Brantford Red Sox. The 2019 season will mark the IBL’s 101st season.
Each team will again play a 36-game schedule. Weekends comprise a large majority of the schedule as 71 per cent of the games will be played on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (107 of the 144 games).
2019 Intercounty Baseball League Home Openers:
Kitchener Panthers – Sunday, May 12 vs Guelph
Barrie Baycats – Sunday, May 12 vs London
Brantford Red Sox – Sunday, May 12 vs Welland
Guelph Royals – Saturday, May 11 vs Kitchener
Hamilton Cardinals – Friday, May 17 vs Toronto
London Majors – Friday, May 10 vs Hamilton
Toronto Maple Leafs – Sunday, May 4 vs Brantford
Welland Jackfish – Saturday, May 11 vs Toronto
2019 Intercounty Baseball League Schedule Highlights:
May 11 – The Welland Jackfish hit the field for the first time as the IBL welcomes the new club to the league.
May 18 - The Kitchener Panthers and defending champion Barrie Baycats meet for the first time in a re-match of last season’s final series that saw Barrie win four games to two.
July 1 – The London Majors will host the Barrie Baycats on Canada Day at Labatt Park.
Aug 3 - The IBL’s 101st season comes to an end with the close of the regular season and three games on the docket.