Fergie Jenkins returned to his hometown of Chatham, ON (Canada) on Saturday, June 10, for the official unveiling of his bronze statue, just outside of Chatham’s Civic Centre. The sculpture of Fergie Jenkins is a replica of … [Read More]
Passion, longevity, and competitiveness are just a few of the attributes that made up Jack Dominico. Dominico had a background in newspapers. He sold ads for both the North Bay Nugget and Etobicoke Guardian. He … [Read More]
The Canadian Baseball of Fame held their annual induction ceremony on Saturday, June 18, 2022 in St. Mary’s Ontario. The festivities included tours of their museum, baseball games on all of their baseball diamonds and an opportunity to interact with past and present inductees.
When the Toronto Blue Jays were assembling their team prior to their opening season, their biggest game changing hire was for their front office, not a player suiting up on the field. In March 1976, … [Read More]
Coming across the airwaves with his friendly and inviting voice, a long time Toronto Blue Jays announcer won over baseball fans across North America. All with a simple catch phrase “Hello, Friends!” Jerry Howarth was … [Read More]
The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame will be showcasing historic Montreal Expos artifacts at Olympic Stadium during the Toronto Blue Jays’ exhibition games against the Milwaukee Brewers on March 25 and 26. “We’re very excited … [Read More]
During the middle of his Canadian tour, which showcases his newly released postal stamp, baseball legend Ferguson Jenkins returned to a familiar place.