HALL OF FAMER TOM HENKE
Thursday, 22 Dec, 2011 – 9:27
HALL OF FAMER TOM HENKE

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 for Toronto, pitching in 446 games, …

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AUTHOR W.P. KINSELLA NAMED JACK GRANEY AWARD WINNER
Wednesday, 21 Dec, 2011 – 8:22
AUTHOR W.P. KINSELLA NAMED JACK GRANEY AWARD WINNER

Novel “Shoeless Joe” became iconic movie “Field of Dreams”
St. Marys – A bit of nature and a bit of nurture spurred a passion for baseball in Edmonton’s William Patrick (Bill) Kinsella that, combined with his …

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LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS IDEAS
Tuesday, 20 Dec, 2011 – 9:28
LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS IDEAS

With only a few days until Christmas the Hall of Fame can make your shopping easy!
Kids on Deck summer camp – 10% discount if you register before December 31, 2011 and an additional 5% discount …

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1994 MONTREAL EXPOS
Tuesday, 20 Dec, 2011 – 9:27
1994 MONTREAL EXPOS

The 1994 Montreal Expos had the best record in baseball when the strike happened. The great Larry Walker was hitting .322 with a .587SLG% with 18HR and 86 RBI’s in only 103 games.
See video HERE.

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HALL OF FAMER DAVE MCKAY NOW A CUBS COACH
Friday, 16 Dec, 2011 – 15:41
HALL OF FAMER DAVE MCKAY NOW A CUBS COACH

By Carrie Muskat / MLB.com
CHICAGO — Bench coach Jamie Quirk, pitching coach Chris Bosio and first-base coach Dave McKay will join Cubs manager Dale Sveum’s coaching staff, the team announced Friday.
Quirk, Bosio and McKay will …

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HALL OF FAMER DON MCDOUGALL
Thursday, 15 Dec, 2011 – 8:42
HALL OF FAMER DON MCDOUGALL

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 in 1961. He would work in …

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AXFORD, VOTTO SPLIT TIP O’NEILL AWARD
Thursday, 15 Dec, 2011 – 8:40
AXFORD, VOTTO SPLIT TIP O’NEILL AWARD

Ball Hall CEO: ”How do you say no to either of them?”
St. Marys – Joey Votto faced John Axford in four plate appearances this past season, going one for three with a single, a walk, …

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CHRISTMAS SILENT AUCTION
Thursday, 15 Dec, 2011 – 8:39
CHRISTMAS SILENT AUCTION

AUCTION OVER. THANK YOU.
The Hall of Fame’s 8th Annual Christmas Silent auction ends on Thursday, December 15 at Noon EST. You can call me with your bids at 519-284-1838 or email them to scott@baseballhalloffame.ca or drop …

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HALL OF FAMER JUSTIN JAY CLARKE
Thursday, 15 Dec, 2011 – 8:38
HALL OF FAMER JUSTIN JAY CLARKE

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 the Canadian catcher is best known …

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HALL OF FAMER RON TAYLOR
Tuesday, 13 Dec, 2011 – 10:13
HALL OF FAMER RON TAYLOR

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 been dominating players several years older …

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