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HALL OF FAMER ALLAN ROTH
Friday, 10 May, 2013 – 16:48
HALL OF FAMER ALLAN ROTH

“My father’s induction into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame is a great thrill for my mother, and a huge honour for our entire family, and we will be proud to participate in St. Marys” …

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HALL OF FAMER CLAUDE RAYMOND
Tuesday, 7 May, 2013 – 10:38
HALL OF FAMER CLAUDE RAYMOND

It was another Canadian, Roland Gladu, who signed Claude Raymond to his first pro contract with the Milwaukee Braves in 1955. After one season as a starting pitcher, the hard-throwing right-hander was converted to a …

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HALL OF FAMER BILL SLACK
Tuesday, 7 May, 2013 – 10:33
HALL OF FAMER BILL SLACK

Signed as a pitcher by the Boston Red Sox in 1951, Bill Slack’s professional baseball career would span six decades. As a rookie with Roanoke of the Class-B Piedmont League, Slack won 15 games and …

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HALL OF FAME OPENS FOR ITS 16TH SEASON IN ST. MARYS
Wednesday, 1 May, 2013 – 13:49
HALL OF FAME OPENS FOR ITS 16TH SEASON IN ST. MARYS

 

On Saturday, May 4, the Hall of Fame will open its doors for another outstanding season. The Hall will be open weekends only in May, Saturdays 10:30 – 4:00 and Sundays 12:00 – 4:00 (plus …

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DEMPSTER READY TO WIN WITH THE BOSTON RED SOX
Monday, 29 Apr, 2013 – 12:08
DEMPSTER READY TO WIN WITH THE BOSTON RED SOX

By Deryck Kissoondath  (Toronto April 6, 2013)
Ryan Dempster has been waiting all winter for the 2013 season to begin and with good reason. For the 35 year old starting pitcher with the Boston Red Sox …

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HALL OF FAMER RUSS FORD
Thursday, 25 Apr, 2013 – 11:13
HALL OF FAMER RUSS FORD

Russell Ford was born in Brandon, Manitoba, but moved to the American Midwest with his family as a youngster. It was there that he and his older brother, Gene, who would pitch for the Detroit …

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AQUAFINA PITCH HIT RUN ON MAY 4
Thursday, 25 Apr, 2013 – 10:24
AQUAFINA PITCH HIT RUN ON MAY 4

Boys & girls 7-14 given chance to advance to Rogers Centre
St. Marys – Boys and girls aged 7-14 will be given a chance to showcase their skills on the Rotary Field at the Canadian Baseball …

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HALL OF FAMER JJ LANNIN
Tuesday, 23 Apr, 2013 – 9:40
HALL OF FAMER JJ LANNIN

Orphaned at age 14, Joseph J. Lannin migrated from Quebec City to Boston in search of work in the 1880s. The ambitious youngster landed a job as a bellhop at the Adams Hotel in Beantown, …

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HALL OF FAMER RHEAL CORMIER
Tuesday, 23 Apr, 2013 – 9:35
HALL OF FAMER RHEAL CORMIER

Rheal Cormier, born April 23, 1967, in Cape Pele New Brunswick, pitched 16 years in the major leagues, the third most seasons played by a Canadian, behind Fergie Jenkins and Matt Stairs (tied with 19), …

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HALL OF FAMER LESTER PEARSON
Tuesday, 23 Apr, 2013 – 9:31
HALL OF FAMER LESTER PEARSON

Canada’s 14th Prime Minister, Lester B. Pearson, was a fine all-around athlete who participated in a variety of sports, including hockey, football, rugby, basketball and lacrosse. But baseball was Pearson’s true passion. He suited up …

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