Three Canadians named 2021 Silver Slugger Award finalists

By Kevin Glew Cooperstowners in Canada Three players born in Canada were among the finalists for the 2021 Silver Slugger awards, announced by Louisville Slugger on Monday. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (Montreal, Que.) and Joey Votto (Etobicoke, Ont.) are finalists at the first base position in the American League and National League respectively, while Tyler O’NeillContinue reading “Three Canadians named 2021 Silver Slugger Award finalists”

Jack Graney named finalist for Hall’s Ford C. Frick Award

By Kevin Glew Cooperstowners in Canada Legendary Cleveland Indians player turned broadcaster Jack Graney (St. Thomas, Ont.) is one of eight finalists for the National Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2022 Ford C. Frick Award. The award is handed out annually for excellence in baseball broadcasting. The winner will be announced on Dec. 8 at baseball’sContinue reading “Jack Graney named finalist for Hall’s Ford C. Frick Award”