2018 Roster

 

#4    Bruce Dyck

OF

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Abbotsford, British Columbia

BIO: Bruce won his first EVBL championship with the Mt. Pleasant Murder, and then bolted for the Cosmos, missing out on his second championship.

 

#7    Neil Madill

2B - OF

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Thompson, Manitoba

BIO:

 

#9    James Siddall

1B - RF

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Left
HOMETOWN: Vancouver, British Columbia

BIO:

 

#11   Jessica Sands

2B - 3B

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

BIO: "One day, I was playing softball and milking cows, the next, I was playing professional baseball while my husband and many other men were away at war. They called me "The Queen of Diamonds". Dirt in the Skirt!" Sands is the boss of Modern Hobo, and boss/host of an unnamed minor league baseball podcast that is coming soon.

 

#14   Scott Fogden

P - 3B

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Kelowna, British Columbia

BIO: Scott is a drummer for the bands Wilderness Years, and Solarists. He played for the Kelowna Jays in Junior and currently plays with his brother Kyle, awww. 

 

#16   Steve Michoulas

UTIL

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Mt. Olympus, Greece

BIO: A proud family man, Steve loves coaching his boys' baseball teams and taking his family to Costco.  Like a well balanced bowl of hot and sour soup, Steve also likes to play in the EVBL and drive around in his Trans Am.  His favorite food is hot dogs.

 

#19   Max Newton

P - SS

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Vancouver, British Columbia

BIO:

 

#20   Nick "Mr. Baseball" Grant

MANAGER - C

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Vancouver, British Columbia

BIO: Nick Grant is the groundskeeper for Capilano Golf and Country Club. Previous league experience includes Baseball BC and Baseball Saskatchewan. 

 

#24   Peter Lapchinski

LF - RF

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: St. Thomas, Ontario

BIO: Peter is a head coach for 5 Pin bowling for Special Olympics BC. He played in the Ontario Minor Baseball Association, and used to be a zamboni driver (for real!)

 

#26   Kyle Fogden

3B - SS

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Kelowna, British Columbia

BIO:

 

#29   Gaetan Harris

OF - SS

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Winnipeg, Manitoba

BIO: Gaetan is a sound designer for Pacific Content.

 

#33   Robert Watt

3B

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Richmond, British Columbia

BIO:

 

#37   Luke Botteron

2B - CF

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Lynden, Washington

BIO: “This one time Dylan Hossack approached me on the street and asked me if I wanted to be part of a Taking Back Sunday cover band.  I said 'That sounds fun. Yeah count me in.' Later that year, we played a fundraiser as a Taking Back Sunday cover band. It was fun.” Luke has an instagram for his pug, Morrissey. Luke works in the film industry as a VFX Editor.

 

#49   Sam Newton

2B - 3B

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Oakland, California

BIO: Sam is the undisputed East Van table hockey champion. His former band was voted ‘5th cheesiest in the world’ on Muchmusic’s forage in 1996. “If not for regional east coast voter bias, we would have won” he said. 

 

#51   Yuki Nakamura

CF - 2B

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Osaka, Japan

BIO:

 

#55   Gary McKenna

1B

BATS:     Right
THROWS:   Right
HOMETOWN: Vancouver, British Columbia

BIO:

 

#91   Court Overgaauw

1B - P

BATS:     Left
THROWS:   Left
HOMETOWN: Sarnia, Ontario

BIO: “The secret to my beautiful swing is rarely making contact with the baseball. Actually hitting the ball is devastating to my mechanics” - The Commish