Votto moves into second on all-time Canuck home run list
By Kevin Glew
Canadian Baseball Network
Etobicoke, Ont., native Joey Votto clubbed a solo home run off of Cleveland Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger in the top of the fifth inning on Monday for his 266th career homer.
This round-tripper moved him past Matt Stairs (Fredericton, N.B.) and into second place on the all-time Canadian major league home runs list. Larry Walker (Maple Ridge, B.C.) sits first with 383 career home runs.
Here's a list of the 10 Canadians who have hit the most major league home runs (courtesy of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame):
Earlier in the day yesterday, the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame shared that Votto did pass Walker in another statistical category: