James Paxton wins Canadian ball hall’s Tip O’Neill Award

December 4, 2018 Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Official Press Release St. Marys, Ont. – Ladner, B.C. native James Paxton has been named the winner of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2018 Tip O’Neill Award. Canada’s baseball shrine presents this honour annually to the Canadian player judged to have excelled in individual achievement andContinue reading “James Paxton wins Canadian ball hall’s Tip O’Neill Award”

Jeff Blair wins Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s Jack Graney Award

November 28, 2018 Official Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Press Release St. Marys, Ont. – Sportsnet baseball analyst Jeff Blair has been named the winner of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2018 Jack Graney Award. The St. Marys, Ont.-based shrine presents this award annually to a member of the media who has made significantContinue reading “Jeff Blair wins Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s Jack Graney Award”

Paxton, Votto head list of Canadian ball hall’s Tip O’Neill Award candidates

November 15, 2018 Official Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Press Release St. Marys, Ont. – One became the first Canadian to pitch a major league no-hitter on Canadian soil and topped 200 strikeouts in a season for the first time, while the other led the National League in on-base percentage and was selected to theContinue reading “Paxton, Votto head list of Canadian ball hall’s Tip O’Neill Award candidates”

Canadian Jack Graney finalist for 2019 Ford C. Frick Award

Legendary Cleveland Indians player turned broadcaster Jack Graney (St. Thomas, Ont.) has been named one of eight finalists for the National Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2019 Ford C. Frick Award. The list of finalists, which represent broadcasters from the Hall’s Broadcasting Beginnings category, was unveiled on Monday. The seven other finalists for the broadcasting excellenceContinue reading “Canadian Jack Graney finalist for 2019 Ford C. Frick Award”

Pedro Martinez unable to attend Canadian ball hall induction due to medical condition

June 14, 2018 Release from Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Pedro Martinez update for Induction weekend We received word that with great regret, Pedro Martinez is unable to attend the Induction weekend in person. Pedro sent us this statement: Please accept my sincere apologies for not attending the 2018 Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame InductionContinue reading “Pedro Martinez unable to attend Canadian ball hall induction due to medical condition”

Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame to induct Martinez, Moseby and Humber on Saturday

Courtesy of Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame St. Marys, Ont. – Former Montreal Expos superstar Pedro Martinez, long-time standout Toronto Blue Jays centre fielder Lloyd Moseby and Canada’s foremost baseball historian William Humber will be inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame in a ceremony to take place on Saturday, June 16 at 1Continue reading “Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame to induct Martinez, Moseby and Humber on Saturday”

Martinez, Moseby and Humber to be inducted into Canadian ball hall

February 1, 2018 Courtesy of Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame St. Marys, Ont. – The Montreal Expos’ only Cy Young Award winner, the first Toronto Blue Jays outfielder to win a Silver Slugger Award and Canada’s premier baseball historian will form the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s induction class of 2018. Former Montreal Expos superstarContinue reading “Martinez, Moseby and Humber to be inducted into Canadian ball hall”

Joey Votto wins Canadian ball hall’s Tip O’Neill Award

Courtesy of Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame St. Marys, Ont. – For the seventh time in eight years, Etobicoke, Ont., native Joey Votto has won the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s Tip O’Neill Award. Canada’s baseball shrine presents this honour annually to the Canadian player judged to have excelled in individual achievement and team contributionContinue reading “Joey Votto wins Canadian ball hall’s Tip O’Neill Award”

Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame begins expansion

Courtesy of Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is pleased to announce that the expansion of its current museum in St. Marys, Ont., has begun and will be completed over the next year. The Hall is teaming up with Marklevitz Architects Inc. from Stratford and BaAM Productions fromContinue reading “Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame begins expansion”

Alison Gordon first female to win Canadian ball hall’s Jack Graney Award

Courtesy of Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame St. Marys, Ont. – Alison Gordon, who became the first full-time female beat reporter in major league history when she covered the Toronto Blue Jays in 1979, has been named the winner of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2017 Jack Graney Award. The trailblazing former Toronto StarContinue reading “Alison Gordon first female to win Canadian ball hall’s Jack Graney Award”