Havana Cigars Franchise
First game in franchise history.
Playoffs: The Cigars make it to their first Weaver
Series, but they are defeated by the New
York Nukes in seven games.
Playoffs: Havana wins their second straight Roehm
Division title, but they are defeated in the BLCS by
the Belfast Bombers in
Playoffs: The Cigars make their third straight postseason
appearance, but they are swept by the Honolulu Volcanos
in the Weaver Series.
3 , 2000:
Russ Johnson is named the MVP of the Blizzard League.
Playoffs: Havana returns to the postseason after
a one year absence, but they are defeated by the Belfast
in the BLCS 4 games to 3.
Ben Kell wins the Blizzard League Rookie of the Year
Mariano Fitzmaurice throws a perfect game against Belfast.
Kelvin Thomas is named Rookie of the Year in the Blizzard
Ted Early no-hits the Bora
Less than a month after Ted Early's no hitter, Vida
Blue throws a perfect game against the Long
Playoffs: Havana wins it's
first Weaver Series! After playing second fiddle
to the Rio de Janerio Capybaras
in the Roehm Division for much of the last decade, the
Cigars return to the playoffs and defeat the Cozumel
Mayans in the Weaver Series 4 games to 1.
Vida Blue wins the Blizzard League Cy Young Award in
his first year in the league.
Bill Luebber wins the Blizzard League Rookie of the
Ben Kell pitches a perfect game, defeating the Rio
de Janerio Capybaras 8-0.
27, 2019: Vida Blue pitches a perfect game against
the Rio de Janerio Capybaras.
At home against the Hong Kong
Dragons, Cigars starter Willis Teufel retires the
first batter of the game before having to leave because
of injury. Mike Tipton comes out of the bullpen and
retires the next 26 batters as the duo record the first
combined perfect game in league history (it is also
the first combined no-hitter).