As he rhymed off the dimensions of the spiffy President’s Choice Pan Am Baseball Park in Ajax, Ont., Dave Meredith sounded very much like the articulate baseball fan he is. “330 down the lines, 370 in the alleys and 400 to straight-away centre,’’ Meredith was saying in an interview as a reporter wondered how far it would take for someone to hit a home run. As the remediation...
The Picture. Yes, that newspaper/online picture shown around Canada and maybe the world that shows Pete Orr slamming his fists into the air in sheer bedlam and excitement to end what some say is one of the most memorable moments in Canadian baseball history, certainly in 2015 at the very least, as we come close to ending another year. The date was July 20 late in the championship...
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) Canada upset Cuba 5-1 and the United States trounced the Dominican Republic 11-5 Tuesday at the Premier12 baseball tournament. Pete Orr hit a two-run homer as Canada jumped out to an early 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning. Cuba got a run back in the bottom of the first but the Canadians added two more in the seventh. Chris Leroux picked up the win after...
Via Associated Press
November 10, 2015 | Discuss
Dalton Sargeant will begin his 2015 season with the Pete Orr Memorial 100 at New Smyrna Speedway, one of the premier facilities in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series. Sargeant, who will be climbing aboard the No. 5s Five Star Race Car Bodies Wauters Motorsports machine on Saturday, January 24 and will make his first start since he finished in the second position in the 47th running...
Photo: Philliedelphia/Frank Klose Fact: Pete Orr is a Phillie no more. The utility infielder signed with the Milwaukee Brewers to a minor-league deal today after spending three seasons in the Phillies' organization. The 34 year old Orr played 96 big league games during his tenure in red pinstripes, mainly spending...
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