HALL OF FAMER HARRY SIMMONS

Harry Simmons’ unrivalled knowledge of baseball history, rules and statistics landed him a job with the International League in 1946, the same historic season that Jackie Robinson played his...

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TOP OF THE TENTH – NEWS FROM THE CANADIAN BASEBALL HALL OF FAME

Top of the Tenth – September 27 Museum update: Excitement continues to build as BaAM works on their design of the new museum. Scott has been spending a good...

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HALL OF FAMER RON STEAD

Ron Stead grew up in Toronto close to Maple Leaf Stadium, where he struck up a friendship with Leafs’ trainer, Bill Smith. Stead acted as the Leafs’ mascot in...

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HALL OF FAMER TOMMY LASORDA

Best known as the colourful and beloved manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tommy Lasorda spent the bulk of his professional playing career in Canada. Originally signed by the...

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HALL OF FAMER JOHN MCHALE

After playing football for the storied Notre Dame Fighting Irish, John McHale toiled for parts of five seasons with the Detroit Tigers, suiting up for a career-high 39 games...

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HALL OF FAMER TIM RAINES

Born in 1959 in Sanford, Fla., Raines blossomed into one of the best leadoff hitters in major league history. A fifth-round pick of the Montreal Expos in 1977, Raines...

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HALL OF FAMER TIM WALLACH

Born in 1957 in Huntington Beach, Calif., Tim Wallach is the Expos’ all-time leader in several statistical categories, including games played (1,767), hits (1,694), doubles (360), RBI (905) and...

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HALL OF FAMER JIM FANNING

Serving as a player, manager, executive and community ambassador, Jim Fanning has spent over 60 years in professional baseball. The Chicago Cubs signed him as a catcher in 1949...

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TOP OF THE TENTH – NEWS FROM CANADIAN BASEBALL HALL OF FAME

TOP OF THE TENTH The highlight of Scott’s week will be his yearly visit to 18th annual Fergie Jenkins’ charity wine & cheese and golf tournament taking place at...

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HALL OF FAMER BOB ELLIOTT

Born in Kingston, Ont., in 1949, Elliott was introduced to baseball by his father, Bob, and grandfather, Chaucer, both of whom were superb athletes. A second baseman who discovered...

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