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Welcome to the COBA Major Baseball League official website. You will be able to find information about the COBA Major League scores and standings along with information about senior baseball from around the province of Ontario throughout the website. We hope you enjoy reading the content on the site throughout the year.


Thornhill Captures First Ever Battle of Central Ontario Title


The Thornhill Reds captured the first ever Battle of Central Ontario on Sunday as they defeated the Erindale Cardinals 7-0 to win the best of three series 2-1. Thornhill scored single runs in the first and second innings and Chadwick Cameron made it stand as he threw a complete game to pick up the win. Kris Fielding had a home run for the Reds. Dan Estey started for Erindale and took the loss.

Congrats to the Thornhill Reds on winning the first ever Battle of Central Ontario.


Erindale Cardinals Capture 2016 COBA Major Playoff Championship


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The Erindale Cardinals captured their second playoff title in the last three years yesterday in Milton. The Cards had to take the long way to the trophy winning three games on Sunday including an thrilling 3-2 win in the championship game in 9 innings over an excellent Niagara Metros team. Congratulations to Greg Cranker, Tim Gasparotto and all the Erindale Cardinals players on an excellent run through the COBA Major Playoffs.


COBA Major Awards Banquet


With the 2016 COBA Major League now in the books, the attention will now turn to the COBA Major League Banquet & League Awards which will take place on Thursday, October 27th at the J and N Pub. The address for the pub is 3420 Rebecca St. Unit #17 in Oakville. The cost is $25 per person and managers your final numbers have to be in to Peter Lambert by Friday, October 21st. This year’s event will be another great event filled with comradery as well as a great night of recognizing the talented players in our league.

Along with our league awards, there are a group of fantatsic sponsors that have graciously donated baseball gear to be given out with the awards this season. The following companies have donated something to the awards this year:

Sam Bat Corporation – www.sambat.ca (Ottawa, ON)
Zero K Bats – www.zerokbats.com (Quebec City, QC)
D-Ville Yellow Birch Bats – www.dvillebaseball.com (Drummondville, QC)
Sports Unlimited (Georgetown, ON)
Clutch Stick Bat Company – www.clutchstick.com (Long Island, NY)
Powerhouse Bats – on Facebook & Twitter: @PowerhouseBats (Rochester, NY)
Phoenix Bat Company – www.phoenixbats.com (Columbus, OH)
Lazer Pro Baseball – www.lazerprobaseball.com (California)
Viper Baseball Bats – www.viperbats.com (Sedro Woolley, WA)
Baseball Bats.net – www.baseballbats.net (Missouri)
JAW Bats – www.jawbats.com (Lenexa, KS)

A huge thank you to all of these wonderful companies who have graciously donated a gift to be given out with each of the awards at the banquet. Links to all of these companies can be found in the links section of the website.


2016 Regular Season Standings

Johnson Division W L T PCT PTS Andrews Division W L T PCT PTS
Niagara Metros
13 15 0 .464 26 Etobicoke Rangers 25 3 0 .893 50
Milton Red Sox
12 15 1 .429 25 Mississauga SW Twins 18 10 0 .643 36
Burlington Brants
11 17 0 .393 20 Erindale Cardinals 15 12 1 .536 31
Oakville A’s
6 22 0 .214 12 Brampton Royals 10 16 2 .357 22
    Regular Season – Final Standings
    Last Update: Monday, August 29th @ 9:05am


COBA Major League Playoff Schedules & Results


The following links will take you to the schedules for both the first and second playoff weekends as well as the results page for each weekend as well. Scores will be updated throughout the tournaments leading up to the championship game which will take place on Sunday, August 28th @ 12:30pm. All games will be at the Milton Sports Complex.

The Etobicoke Rangers have claimed the first overall seed for the 1st playoff weekend. The other seeds will be filled in once league play as been completed. The 1st Playoff Weekend kicks off on Saturday, August 20th at 10:00am.


Baksh & Bala Grab Week 16 COBA Major League POW Honors


With a busy a Week 16 & the COBA Major Regular Season now in the books, it is time to name our final COBA Major League Player and Pitcher of the Week award winners for the 2016 season. This week’s Player of the Week was Milton Red Sox OF Riaz Baksh while Erindale Cardinals RHP Ian Bala grabbed Pitcher of the Week. The articles for both awards are listed below:

Congratulations to both guys on winning these distinctions for Week 16 of the COBA Major League regular season.


2016 COBA Major League Weekly Recap Articles Now Being Posted


Now that we are a couple of weeks into the season, I have started to post our weekly recap articles with the Canadian Baseball Network. Each article will feature one of the COBA Major League teams as well as the POWs and the box scores for that week as well.

A big thank you again to Chief Editor Bob Elliott (@elliottbaseball) for helping to form and post these articles and continuing to grow our league. The links for each week can be found below this post as well as at www.canadianbaseballnetwork.com


2016 Ontario Senior Men’s Elimination Tournament


In this section of the site, you will be able to find the tournament schedule, park locations, and full results from all games played in the 2016 Ontario Senior Men’s Elimination Tournament in Windsor, Tecumseh, and Woodslee July 29th – August 1st. The results will be updated occasionally throughout the weekend.


2016 Hap Walters Invitational Tournament


In this section of the site, you will be able to find the tournament schedule, standings, and full results from all games played in the 2016 Hap Walters Invitational Tournament. The results and standings will be updated occasionally throughout the weekend.


2016 Lakeside Invitational Baseball Tournament


In this section of the site, you will be able to find a preview, tournament schedule, standings, and full results from all games played in the 2016 Lakeside Invitational Tournament. The preview will be posted soon and the results and standings will be updated occasionally throughout the weekend.


2016 Vaughan Vikings Invitational Baseball Tournament


In this section of the site, you will be able to find a preview, tournament schedule, and full results from all games played in the 2016 Vaughan Vikings Invitational Tournament. The preview will be posted soon and the results will be updated occasionally throughout the weekend.


COBA Major League Statistical Hitting + Pitching Leaders


With just over a month of the season now in the books, I have gone and delved through everyones stats and have come up with the League Leaders for both Hitting and Pitching. There are 11 hitting catagories and 11 pitching catagories. The links below will take you to both pages. Enjoy!!


COBA Major League Weekly Box Score Archive


The links posted below will take you to box scores from all of the regular season and playoff games that were played in past seasons.


2016 COBA Major Jaw Bats Player of the Week

Previous Winners

Week
Name Team
1 + 2
SS Jamie Smith Mississauga SW Twins
3
2B Mark Capone Etobicoke Rangers
4
OF Andrew Thomson Brampton Royals
5
OF Alex Kupchak Oakville A’s
6
C Jay Woodford Erindale Cardinals
7
SS Kevin Cleland Etobicoke Rangers
8
1B/OF Jerome Smith Mississauga SW Twins
9
1B/DH Joe Ferreira Brampton Royals
10
1B/DH Chris Novia Erindale Cardinals
11
SS Patrick Pinlac Brampton Royals
12
SS Jamie Smith Mississauga SW Twins
13
OF John DeWolfe Erindale Cardinals
14
OF Jay Woodford Erindale Cardinals
15
3B Tomas Rincon Mississauga SW Twins
16
OF Riaz Baksh Milton Red Sox


2016 COBA Major Barraza Gloves Pitcher of the Week

Previous Winners

Week
Name Team
1 + 2
RHP Paul McKenna Mississauga SW Twins
3
RHP Brian Kusey Niagara Metros
4
RHP Billy Hurley Mississauga SW Twins
5
LHP Damian Clarke Milton Red Sox
6
RHP Billy Hurley Mississauga SW Twins
7
RHP Brandon Habibi Brampton Royals
8
RHP Liam Tennant Milton Red Sox
9
RHP Kyle Breitner Etobicoke Rangers
10
RHP Cam Ryerson Burlington Brants
11
RHP Brad McLaughlin Brampton Royals
12
RHP Jordan Petruska Mississauga SW Twins
13
RHP Dan Estey Erindale Cardinals
14
RHP Geoff Strong Niagara Metros
15
RHP Justin Volpato Milton Red Sox
16
RHP Ian Bala Erindale Cardinals

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Week 16 Schedule

Sunday, August 14th Monday, August 15th