But What Do I Know? . . . Matt Stairs, Tyson Gillies, Jackie Robinson

My weekly observations and notes about some Canadian baseball stories: – With this year’s Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony in the books, I’ve started to look ahead to 2015. Next year will be Fredericton, N.B., native Matt Stairs’ first year of eligibility and the Canuck slugger, who belted 265 career homers (second-most byContinue reading “But What Do I Know? . . . Matt Stairs, Tyson Gillies, Jackie Robinson”

But What Do I Know? . . . Jim Henderson, Jamie Romak, Eddie Erautt

My weekly observations about stories around the baseball world from a Canadian perspective (Please follow me on Twitter: @kevinglewsports): – This column is dedicated to the memory of Bob Crawford, the father of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s director of operations, Scott Crawford, who passed away last week at the age of 65. BobContinue reading “But What Do I Know? . . . Jim Henderson, Jamie Romak, Eddie Erautt”

Will Votto join Tip O’Neill club?

Source: Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame (www.baseballhalloffame.ca) St. Marys – Joey Votto’s National League Most Valuable Player Award gives him the edge but not a guarantee to win his first Tip O’Neill Award, presented annually by the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame to the player judged to have excelled in individual achievement and team contributionContinue reading “Will Votto join Tip O’Neill club?”