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Harry Simmons’ unrivalled knowledge of baseball history, rules and statistics landed him a job with the International League in 1946, the same historic season that Jackie Robinson played his first year of integrated baseball with …MORE »
Ron Stead grew up in Toronto close to Maple Leaf Stadium, where he struck up a friendship with Leafs’ trainer, Bill Smith. Stead acted as the Leafs’ mascot in 1946, before becoming batboy the following …MORE »
Best known as the colourful and beloved manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tommy Lasorda spent the bulk of his professional playing career in Canada. Originally signed by the Philadelphia Phillies, the fiery southpaw landed …MORE »
After playing football for the storied Notre Dame Fighting Irish, John McHale toiled for parts of five seasons with the Detroit Tigers, suiting up for a career-high 39 games with the club in 1947. He …MORE »
The Town of St. Marys is one of 5 finalists in the Picnic Anywhere Schneiders contest. You can vote once per day until September 28, 2012. The winner will receive $100,000 to fix up their Mill …MORE »
One of the greatest supporters the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame has ever had passed away on Friday, August 12, 2011. Randall S. Echlin passed away at home after his battle with Cancer.
Randy’s commitment and …
Serving as a player, manager, executive and community ambassador, Jim Fanning has spent over 60 years in professional baseball. The Chicago Cubs signed him as a catcher in 1949 and he played 64 games over …MORE »
On Saturday, September 17th from 10-4pm come visit the Hall of Fame for FREE. The Hall of Fame is one of 20 places that are opening their doors for FREE during the St. Marys Doors …MORE »
Canadian Ryan Dempster is one of 30 finalists for the 2011 Roberto Celmente award that is presented by Chevy and Major League Baseball.
Ryan Dempster and his wife started the Jenny Dempster Family Foundation after their …