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One of the most respected executives in Toronto Blue Jays history, Peter Widdrington graduated from Pickering College and Queen’s University, prior to obtaining his MBA from Harvard. Starting as a salesman with Labatt’s in 1955, …MORE »
Sleepover at the Hall of Fame!
Enjoy a night at the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum with your parents or bring along the whole family for a night of baseball fun.
– BBQ dinner
Celebrity Softball game on Thursday, June 27 at 7pm on Rotary Field at the Hall of Fame.
In 2009 Larry Walker took one deep over the right field fence and just two years ago Tony Fernandez …
Though he took a circuitous route to the big leagues, Jim McKean evolved into one of the most respected umpires of his generation. After graduating from Montreal’s Monklands High School, where he claimed top athlete …MORE »
As a teen, Jimmy Williams was a multi-sport star at Toronto’s De La Salle College School, excelling in hockey, football, lacrosse and baseball. He was soon signed by the Brooklyn Dodgers and would play in …MORE »
“Tip” O’Neill honed his baseball skills in the ballroom of his parents’ hotel in Woodstock during his youth. After starring locally, nationally and internationally with barnstorming teams, the gifted youngster was signed by the American …MORE »
Today the Hall of Fame hosted over 80 ball players in the Aquafina Pitch Hit Run skills contest.
All participants that finished 1st overall are eligible for a chance to test their skills at the Rogers …MORE »
At age 14, Reggie Cleveland, already six feet tall, was pitching against players several years older than him. The tall right-hander was discovered in Swift Current by carnival operator, Sam Shapiro, who encouraged his friend, …MORE »
It was Quebec baseball legend Roland Gladu who signed hard-throwing right-hander Ron Piche to a contract with the Milwaukee Braves in 1955. After minor league stops in Lawton, Eau Claire, Evansville, Jacksonville and Louisville, Piche …MORE »
JUST ADDED TO THE CELEBRITY LIST!!
Tom “The Terminator” Henke!!
Tom was Inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame in 2011 and is making a special guest appearance at the Hall of Fame for Induction weekend …MORE »