William C. (Billy) MacIntyre

Billy MacIntyre was born in 1914 at Barkers Point, New Brunswick on the Saint John River across from Fredericton and died in Truro in 2009.  Between 1937 and 1956, Billy…

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John Kurty: Baseball

John Kurty is being inducted into the Maritime Sport Hall of Fame based on stellar performances over six years in Nova Scotia (in the H &D League) and New Brunswick …

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The Halifax Capitals

Sometimes things just come together … or more precisely … the right people come together at the right time.  No where is that more accurate than sports. The Halifax Capitals…

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Fran McHugh

Fran McHugh of Saint John, New Brunswick. As a young man, Mr. McHugh was an outstanding multi-sport athlete playing soccer, basketball, baseball plus track and field. McHugh’s true calling though…

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Kevin Umlah

Kevin Umlah of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Mr. Umlah’s baseball career was a long and brilliant one. At 17, Mr. signed with the Montreal Expos and played a season for the…

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Manny McIntyre

Manny McIntyre of Fredericton, New Brunswick In 1946, Mr. McIntyre became the first Black Canadian to sign a professional baseball contract when he played for the Sherbrooke Canadians, a farm…

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