Home » Archive by Category

Articles in the News Category

HALL OF FAMER SHERRY ROBERTSON
Monday, 30 Dec, 2013 – 15:44
HALL OF FAMER SHERRY ROBERTSON

Montreal native Sherry Robertson made his big league debut with the Washington Senators on September 8, 1940 in the second game of a doubleheader against the Philadelphia Phillies. After enjoying stints with the Senators in …

MORE »
2013 MOST INFLUENTIAL CANADIANS:
Sunday, 29 Dec, 2013 – 12:29
2013 MOST INFLUENTIAL CANADIANS:

Bob Elliott has once again put together his top 101 most influential Canadians in 2013.
On that list includes:
Inductees and award winners: Paul Beeston (3), Greg Hamilton (7), Doug Melvin (9), Larry Walker (11), Pat Gillick …

MORE »
KIDS ON DECK SUMMER CAMP
Tuesday, 24 Dec, 2013 – 9:45
KIDS ON DECK SUMMER CAMP

Register by December 31 and receive a 10% discount or by March 31st to receive a 5% discount, plus Day Camp options available
With the excitement and opportunities of the baseball off-season in full swing, now …

MORE »
JOEY VOTTO WINS CANADIAN BASEBALL HALL OF FAME’S TIP O’NEILL AWARD
Tuesday, 24 Dec, 2013 – 9:44
JOEY VOTTO WINS CANADIAN BASEBALL HALL OF FAME’S TIP O’NEILL AWARD

St. Marys, Ont. – For the fourth consecutive year, Joey Votto will be honoured with the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s Tip O’Neill Award.
The St. Marys, Ont.-based shrine presents this honour annually to the Canadian …

MORE »
HALL OF FAMER TOM HENKE
Tuesday, 24 Dec, 2013 – 9:43
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, …

MORE »
HALL OF FAMER JUSTIN JAY CLARKE
Tuesday, 24 Dec, 2013 – 9:40
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 …

MORE »
HALL OF FAMER DON MCDOUGALL
Sunday, 15 Dec, 2013 – 10:00
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 …

MORE »
ANNUAL HALL OF FAME YEAR-END APPEAL
Friday, 13 Dec, 2013 – 9:34
ANNUAL HALL OF FAME YEAR-END APPEAL

Artifacts tell stories.  They are tangible reminders of moments in time; mementoes of significant people, places and events.  As time passes, they become evidence of history; a rich resource for research.
At the Canadian Baseball Hall …

MORE »
CHRISTMAS SILENT AUCTION – OVER. THANK YOU FOR THE SUPPORT
Friday, 13 Dec, 2013 – 9:33
CHRISTMAS SILENT AUCTION – OVER. THANK YOU FOR THE SUPPORT

Toronto Blue Jays NEW items:
Jose Reyes signed bat
Edwin Encarnacion signed bat
Mark Buehrle signed jersey
Melky Cabrera signed jersey
Plus: Brett Lawrie signed jersey; Brett Lawrie signed jersey; Brett Lawrie game used cracked bat; Jose Bautista signed bat; …

MORE »
HALL OF FAMER FERGIE JENKINS
Friday, 13 Dec, 2013 – 9:31
HALL OF FAMER FERGIE JENKINS

Fergie Jenkins grew up in Chatham, Ontario, where he excelled in baseball, basketball, and hockey. After graduating from high school in the early ’60s, he signed with the Philadelphia Phillies, but it wasn’t until he …

MORE »