OKOTOKS, AB– WCBL RELEASES 2020 SCHEDULE
The Western Canadian Baseball League has released its 2020 summer collegiate schedule. As in 2019, the WCBL will offer 56 games in the regular season, 28 home games for the Dawgs at Seaman Stadium, followed by best of 3 playoffs leading to the Western and Eastern Division finals and ultimately the WCBL Championship Series.
The defending champion Okotoks Dawgs will begin their defense of the WCBL Championship with a 3 game series on the road in Edmonton from Friday, May 29th to Sunday, May 31st.
The Dawgs home opener will match the Dawgs against southern rival, the Lethbridge Bulls, on Wednesday, June 3rd at 7:05 PM. The home opener begins a 5-game home stand with games at Seaman Stadium on Thursday, June 4th and Friday, June 5th against the Moose Jaw Miller Express and a home stand finale against the Edmonton Prospects on Saturday, June 6th.
Feature games during the season will include a 2-game series rematch of the 2019 Championship series between the Dawgs and the Regina Red Sox on Saturday, June 20th and Sunday, Father’s Day, June 21st.
Another key matchup during the 2020 season will be a 2-game, Canada Day, series against the always tough Swift Current 57’s. Dawgs will host the 57’s at Seaman Stadium on Wednesday, July 1st (Canada Day) followed by a Fireworks Display with a rematch back at Seaman on Thursday, July 2nd.
The August long weekend will start on Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 with home games against Edmonton, Saturday, August 1st against Medicine Hat and Sunday, August 2nd against Lethbridge.
Another 2020 highlight will be the WCBL All-Star Game Weekend slated for Edmonton from Saturday, July 18 to Monday, July 20.
The WCBL playoffs will start on August 8, 2020.
Don’t forget to get your tickets for another exciting season of Okotoks Dawgs Baseball. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Dawgs Ticket Office at 403.262.3294.
GO DAWGS, 2019 WCBL Champions!