Podcast 18: Hall of Fame 101

Guest: Bill Humber In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Network Podcast we speak with baseball historian Bill Humber. Bill teaches the Spring Training for Baseball Fans course at Seneca College which has included guests such as Tom Cheek, Bob Elliott, Pat Gillick, Paul Beeston and John Lott. Bill takes us through the 2013 Hall of Fame class for the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame giving us his unique perspective on each of them.

William Shuttleworth: The Father of Canadian Baseball – Links

Happy Dad’s Day to William Shuttleworth, Father of Canadian ball

Shuttleworth: Father of Canadian Baseball – A Summary

Father of Baseball in Canada, a deep mapping expedition 

Early baseball in Canada

Cheering for the home team 1854-69

George Sleeman and the Guelph Maple Leafs