2016 MOST INFLUENTIAL CANADIANS IN BASEBALL

  • December 30, 2016
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Bob Elliott’s fantastic top 100 list included 14 Inductees, 5 Tip O’Neill winners and 3 Jack Graney winners Inductees: Greg Hamilton (3), Larry Walker (8), Pat Gillick (10), Paul...

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HALL OF FAMER SHERRY ROBERTSON

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Montreal native Sherry Robertson made his big league debut with the Washington Senators on September 8, 1940 in the second game of a doubleheader against the Philadelphia Phillies. After...

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STATEMENT FROM THE HALL OF FAME BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • December 23, 2016
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The Council of St. Marys voted to deny our request on Wednesday, December 21 for financial support in a 6-1 recorded vote. “We are disappointed by the Council vote, especially...

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HALL OF FAMER TOM HENKE

  • December 22, 2016
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Tom Henke’s 217 saves rank him first all-time with the Blue Jays, and his 311 career saves are 17th best all-time in the major leagues.  He played eight seasons...

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TOWN COUNCIL MAY VOTE ON BASEBALL HALL OF FAME GRANT REQUEST

  • December 15, 2016
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With a request before them for a $550,000 grant and $150,000 in annual funding, St. Marys Town Council will meet at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 21 in a...

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HALL OF FAMER DON MCDOUGALL

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After graduating from St. Dunstan’s University (now the University of Prince Edward Island), Don McDougall earned his MBA at the University of Western Ontario on a scholarship from Labatt’s...

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HALL OF FAMER JUSTIN JAY CLARKE

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A product of Assumption College in Windsor, Ontario, Justin Jay Clarke spent more than 20 years in professional baseball. But it’s his remarkable performance on June 15, 1902 that...

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HALL OF FAMER FERGIE JENKINS

  • December 13, 2016
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Fergie Jenkins grew up in Chatham, Ontario, where he excelled in baseball, basketball, and hockey. After graduating from high school in the early ’60s, he signed with the Philadelphia...

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HALL OF FAMER RON TAYLOR

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In 1955, Toronto-area scout, Chester Dies, convinced Ron Taylor to try out for the Cleveland Indians. By that time, the teenage hurler from the Toronto’s Leaside Baseball Association had...

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HALL OF FAMER RICHARD BELEC

  • December 12, 2016
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Richard Bélec was one of the leading organizers of amateur baseball in Quebec for more than 50 years. After helping to establish Baseball Quebec, he served as the organization’s...

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