Asahi baseball club, 1915

The Leagues

Vancouver City Senior Amateurs

Reinforced in 1918 by new recruits, the Asahi club, begun in 1914 as a youth team, broke into the amateur Vancouver International League. In 1920, the Asahi were one of four clubs to play in the Vancouver City Senior Amateur Baseball league, with the Independent Longshoremen's Association, Canadian Pacific Railway, and Sprott-Shaw teams.


Vancouver Asahi baseball club, 1915. Courtesy of the Kitagawa Family.