Established in 1893, Essendon Baseball Club is a diverse, vibrant and active club, underpinned by a strong volunteer and supporter base. The club has a strong focus on creating a fun, family friendly and welcoming environment and is one of the strongest and most proactive baseball clubs in Victoria.
Winners of the 2013/14 Victorian Summer Baseball League Division 1 Premiership for the 3rd year in a row, they have had success at many levels in their summer and winter competitions. Winners of the Australian Masters Championships, as well as the winner of the Baseball Victoria Club Champions Award. Essendon Baseball Club also boasts an Australian team member, as well as college and professional signed players.
They were also short listed for the state government community sport and recreation award to become one of the top five sporting clubs in Victoria, becoming the first ever baseball club to be considered for this award.
The club has also secured sponsorship, including two facility development opportunities and will begin construction of a Chris Lane memorial field.