Canada ,ost to Australia in the smei final at the World Men's Fastball Championships in Whitehorse, Yukon.
Canada had to settle for the bronze medal at the World Men's Fastball Championships in Whitehorse, Yukon following a 7-3 loss to Australia in the semi final. The Canadians found themselves behind 7-1 in the fourth inning when Saskatoon's Devon McCullough was summoned from the dugout to provide relief on the mound. McCullough sailed through three scoreless innings surredering just one hit, but Canadian bats could only muster two runs. Canada lost 12-11 to New Zealand in the playoff round after a 2-0 win over Japan to open the championship round. the Canadians put together a 7-and-0 run through the round robin. New Zealand would win the gold medal with a 6-4 win over the Aussies in the final.