Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Current MLB big league ball player Brett Lawrie from Langley, British Columbia. Danny Ferguson points out Lawrie was drafted as a catcher, but played regularly at second, third and left field as well. For the Toronto Blue Jays the high profile Canadian prospect in the franchise makes sense on many levels.
Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Retired MLB big league ball player Larry Walker from Maple Ridge, British Columbia. Matt Larkin points out Cooperstown may not give him the call but he may go down as one of the greatest hitters never to make it there.