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ON THE ROAD TO COOPERSTOWN
Tuesday, 3 Sep, 2013 – 10:34
ON THE ROAD TO COOPERSTOWN

The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is planning a trip to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY. The deluxe highway motor coach will be departing St. Marys and Woodstock on Friday, …

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HALL OF FAMER DAVE SHURY
Tuesday, 3 Sep, 2013 – 10:32
HALL OF FAMER DAVE SHURY

Though diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and confined to a wheelchair for the last 40 years of his life, Dave Shury was a passionate and respected voice for Canadian baseball, leaving an indelible stamp on the …

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HALL OF FAMER TOMMY BURGESS
Tuesday, 3 Sep, 2013 – 10:29
HALL OF FAMER TOMMY BURGESS

Tom Burgess signed with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1946. In his first professional season, he belted 16 home runs with the Class D Hamilton Cardinals, earning himself a promotion to Allentown (Class B) the …

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HALL OF FAMER JOHN DUCEY
Tuesday, 3 Sep, 2013 – 10:22
HALL OF FAMER JOHN DUCEY

John Ducey was a player, umpire and administrator in Alberta for more than 60 years. As a 13-year-old, he served as a batboy at Diamond Park for teams that played against the Western Canadian Professional …

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HALL OF FAMER GOODY ROSEN
Wednesday, 28 Aug, 2013 – 12:42
HALL OF FAMER GOODY ROSEN

At 5-foot-9, 150 pounds, Goody Rosen overcame seemingly insurmountable odds to play in the majors. The scrappy Canuck, who shagged balls at Toronto’s Maple Leaf Stadium as a kid, made his major league debut as …

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AUTHOR CHIP MARTIN AT THE ST. MARYS MUSEUM TO TALK BASEBALL
Monday, 26 Aug, 2013 – 15:57
AUTHOR CHIP MARTIN AT THE ST. MARYS MUSEUM TO TALK BASEBALL

Baseball’s Creation Myth is written by Chip Martin and he is going to be at the St. Marys Museum on Thursday, September 19 starting at 7pm. The new book talks about St. Marys vs Cooperstown and …

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HALL OF FAMER PAT GILLICK
Monday, 26 Aug, 2013 – 15:18
HALL OF FAMER PAT GILLICK

A left-handed pitcher on the 1958 NCAA champion, University of Southern California (USC) squad, Pat Gillick spent five years in the Baltimore Orioles system. Arm troubles would force the California native into a front office …

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ROBINSON JOINS PADRES WITH HUNDLEY ON PATERNITY LEAVE
Friday, 16 Aug, 2013 – 11:49
ROBINSON JOINS PADRES WITH HUNDLEY ON PATERNITY LEAVE

By Corey Brock / MLB.com
SAN DIEGO — Catcher Nick Hundley got his wish, as he was able to return to San Diego in time for the birth of his first child.
Hundley’s wife, Amy, gave birth to a girl …

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HALL OF FAMER BOB PRENTICE
Tuesday, 13 Aug, 2013 – 17:13
HALL OF FAMER BOB PRENTICE

Bob Prentice was a multi-sport star in high school at Toronto’s Riverdale Collegiate. An all-star quarterback and standout hockey player, Prentice chose to focus on a baseball career. After signing with the Cleveland Indians as …

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HALL OF FAMER RON RONCETTI
Tuesday, 13 Aug, 2013 – 17:08
HALL OF FAMER RON RONCETTI

Born near Rome, Italy, Ron Roncetti came to Toronto with his parents when he was eight months old. Settling with his family near Elizabeth Street in downtown Toronto, he developed a passion for baseball and …

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