The Barrie Baycats second season begins Aug. 9. As the pennant winners once again in 2018, Barrie enters the Intercounty Baseball League playoff as the top seed and will have home-field advantage throughout the post-season.
Barrie (27-8) welcomes the eighth-place Burlington Herd (12-24) to Coates Stadium to begin the best three-of-five quarter-final. The Baycats swept the season series against Burlington, defeating them in all five head-to-head matchups. As well, the Baycats enter the post-season having won 13 straight games, without a loss in more than five weeks.
The quarter-final schedule breaks down as follows:
Game 1: Aug. 9, at Barrie, 7:30 p.m.
Game 2: Aug. 11, at Burlington, 1:05 p.m.
Game 3: Aug. 12, at Barrie, 7 p.m.
*Game 4: Aug. 13, at Burlington, 7:15 p.m.
*Game 5: Aug. 14, at Barrie, 7:30 p.m.