‘PROFESSIONAL HITTER’ MATT STAIRS, 43, STICKS WITH GAME
Monday, 27 Jun, 2011 – 20:23
‘PROFESSIONAL HITTER’ MATT STAIRS, 43, STICKS WITH GAME

By Courtney Lofgren, USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — With today’s technological advances, hitters can pour over material to prepare for every at-bat. Scouting reports, video and computers allow hitters to prepare for all pitchers they could see.
So …

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HALL OF FAMER SPARKY ANDERSON HAS HIS NUMBER RETIRED
Monday, 27 Jun, 2011 – 20:11
HALL OF FAMER SPARKY ANDERSON HAS HIS NUMBER RETIRED

By Jason Beck / MLB.com
DETROIT —  Not everyone has a Sparky Anderson story. Everyone seems to have something they learned from him, and more than just baseball strategy or work ethic. It generally revolves around …

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PRESIDENT FRACCARI ADDRESSES NATIONAL FEDERATIONS TO CONSOLIDATE OLYMPIC REINSTATEMENT CAMPAIGN
Sunday, 26 Jun, 2011 – 11:45
PRESIDENT FRACCARI ADDRESSES NATIONAL FEDERATIONS TO CONSOLIDATE OLYMPIC REINSTATEMENT CAMPAIGN

On the eve of Olympic Day, the President of the International Baseball Federation, Riccardo Fraccari, issued the following statement to baseball’s national federations:
“The International Baseball Federation is leading the campaign for the return of our …

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THE YEAR OF THE CANADIAN PITCHER, AND JOEY VOTTO
Sunday, 26 Jun, 2011 – 11:44
THE YEAR OF THE CANADIAN PITCHER, AND JOEY VOTTO

Thinking that Votto, Morneau, Bay and Martin are the Canadian stars of the game today! How about the names Axford, Bedard, Crain, Hawksworth and Dempster!.
Check out these numbers!
Axford: W-2, ERA-2.62, G-35, SV-20, IP-34.1, K-45
Bedard: W-4, …

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CANADIAN JAMES PAXTON IN THE FUTURES GAME
Friday, 24 Jun, 2011 – 20:50
CANADIAN JAMES PAXTON IN THE FUTURES GAME

By Jonathan Mayo / MLB.com
A year ago at this time, Liam Hendriks was beyond excited.
The Australian right-hander in the Minnesota Twins organization was so overjoyed about being named to the 2010 XM All-Star Futures Game World Team roster …

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NECK SURGERY TO EXTEND MORNEAU’S STAY ON DL
Friday, 24 Jun, 2011 – 20:48
NECK SURGERY TO EXTEND MORNEAU’S STAY ON DL

By Jordan Schelling / MLB.com
MILWAUKEE — It will be at least until mid-August before Justin Morneau is back at first base for the Twins.
Morneau, already on the 15-day disabled list to rest his sore left wrist, will have …

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CANADIAN ALL-STAR VOTES – VOTING ENDS THURSDAY – VOTTO NEEDS YOUR VOTES
Wednesday, 22 Jun, 2011 – 20:08
CANADIAN ALL-STAR VOTES – VOTING ENDS THURSDAY – VOTTO NEEDS YOUR VOTES

Vote here for the Canadians!
Read more HERE.
Vote Joey Votto, Justin Morneau, Russell Martin, Jason Bay, Mark Teahen, Matt Stairs and Mike Saunders.
Vote here NOW.

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HALL OF FAMER PAUL BEESTON
Tuesday, 21 Jun, 2011 – 11:43
HALL OF FAMER PAUL BEESTON

After graduating from Welland High & Vocational School, Paul Beeston obtained a bachelor of arts degree, majoring in economics and political science, from the University of Western Ontario in 1968. He was promptly hired by …

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ST. MARYS SET TO HOST WIDE RANGE OF GUESTS FOR INDUCTION WEEKEND
Wednesday, 15 Jun, 2011 – 16:36
ST. MARYS SET TO HOST WIDE RANGE OF GUESTS FOR INDUCTION WEEKEND

St. Marys set to host wide range of guests for Induction Weekend
From Tom Henke, Tony Fernandez, and Fergie Jenkins to a bus load of Henke supporters from his hometown
St. Marys – Move over Tony Fernandez, …

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BASEBALL LEGENDS AT BOSTON PIZZA THURSDAY; AND FERNANDEZ ADDED TO THE LIST
Tuesday, 14 Jun, 2011 – 20:43
BASEBALL LEGENDS AT BOSTON PIZZA THURSDAY; AND FERNANDEZ ADDED TO THE LIST

Baseball legends at Boston Pizza Thursday
Tom Henke, Fergie Jenkins, Tony Fernandez kick-off busy Hall of Fame Induction Weekend

Stratford – Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame inductees Tom Henke and Allan Simpson will be joined …

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