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Canadian ball hall to present Richard Griffin with Jack Graney Award today

Courtesy of Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame

Longtime Toronto Star baseball columnist and former Montreal Expos publicity director Richard Griffin will be presented with the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2014 Jack Graney Award during an in-game ceremony today when the Toronto Blue Jays take on the Cincinnati Reds in an exhibition game at Olympic Stadium. 829 more words

Toronto Sun baseball columnist Bob Elliott elected to the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame

On April 14, 1978, Bob Elliott reported to Olympic Stadium for his first assignment as the Montreal Expos beat writer for the Ottawa Citizen.

The then 28-year-old reporter didn’t know a soul and was so nervous that he was scared to leave his seat in the press box to go to the washroom during the game (which was the Expos home opener). 1,354 more words

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Richard Griffin to be honoured with Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s Jack Graney Award

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St. Marys, Ont. – Longtime Toronto Star baseball columnist and former Montreal Expos publicity director Richard Griffin has been named the winner of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2014 Jack Graney Award. 829 more words

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Canadian ball hall to announce Jack Graney Award winner on November 25

St. Marys, Ont. – The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame will announce the winner of the 2014 Jack Graney Award in a press release that will be issued on November 25, 2014 at 9 a.m. 229 more words

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Cleveland Indians legend Jack Graney honoured on St. Thomas Wall of Fame

Just over 100 years after he walked to the plate to become the first batter to face Babe Ruth in a big league game, St. Thomas, Ont., native Jack Graney was honoured with a plaque on his hometown’s Wall of Fame. 1,069 more words

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Rodger Brulotte to receive Jack Graney Award on Saturday

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St. Marys, Ont. – Longtime Montreal Expos broadcaster Rodger Brulotte will be presented with the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame’s Jack Graney Award during a pre-game ceremony on Saturday, March 29 before the Toronto Blue Jays take on the New York Mets in an exhibition game at Olympic Stadium in Montreal. 678 more words

New Canadian ball hall inductee Dave Van Horne reflects on "El Presidente, El Perfecto!"

Dave Van Horne says it would be easy for him to claim that his famous “El Presidente, El Perfecto!” call after Dennis Martinez recorded the final out in his perfect game on July 28, 1991 was a spontaneous exclamation, but that wouldn’t be the truth. 1,254 more words

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