February 21, 2017 - Intercounty Baseball League (ICBL)
Cambridge, ON "" The Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) today released its 2017 schedule which begins on Sunday, May 7 with two games - London at Barrie and Kitchener at Toronto. The 2017 season will mark the IBL\'s 99th season.
Each team will again play a 36-game schedule. The only scheduled doubleheaders are the two between Barrie and London. Weekends comprise a large majority of the schedule as 73% of the games will be played on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (105 of the 144 games).
2017 Intercounty Baseball League Home Openers:
Barrie Baycats "" Sunday, May 7 vs London Majors Brantford Red Sox "" Saturday, May 13 vs London Majors Burlington Herd "" Saturday, May 13 vs Kitchener Panthers Guelph Royals "" Saturday, May 13 vs Hamilton Cardinals Hamilton Cardinals "" Sunday, May 21 vs Burlington Herd Kitchener Panthers "" Sunday, May 14 vs Barrie Baycats London Majors "" Friday, May 12 vs Burlington Herd Toronto Maple Leafs "" Sunday, May 7 vs Kitchener Panthers
2017 Intercounty Baseball League Schedule Highlights:
May 13 - The Toronto Maple Leafs 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 straight.
July 1 - Guelph will host Barrie and London hosts Toronto on Canada Day.
July 30 - The IBL\'s 99th season comes to an end with the close of the regular season and three games on the docket. The games are Barrie at Hamilton, Guelph at Kitchener and London at Toronto.