Find the Canadian Connection – 1988 Topps Mike Easler


This is the eighth of my “Find the Canadian Connection” features.  For this feature, I close my eyes and reach into a random box of baseball cards in my basement and pull out a single card. I then try to establish a Canadian connection for the player featured on the card. You can read all... Continue Reading →


But What Do I Know? . . . Joey Votto, Andrew Albers, Fergie Jenkins, Stubby Clapp


My weekly observations and notes about some Canadian baseball stories: ·         Bravo to Etobicoke, Ont., Joey Votto for choosing to have “In Flanders Fields” emblazoned on the back of his Cincinnati Reds jersey for his Players’ Weekend nickname. “In Flanders Fields” is the poem penned by Canadian military doctor John McCrae in 1915 that’s recited... Continue Reading →


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