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On April 17th, 1969, the pitcher Bill Stoneman threw the first no-hitter game of the Montreal Expos franchise history against the Phillies in Philadelphia. It was the ninth game of the franchise.

We must Vote Jacques Doucet


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By Dave Kaufman

For generations of Francophone Canadians, Jacques Doucet is the voice of summer. A pioneer who invented the French baseball lexicon, Doucet’s voice was the sound that brought baseball to life. Known as Canada’s Vin Scully, Doucet is once again up for consideration for enshrinement into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY.

Doucet has called over 5,000 professional games, written two books on the history of the Expos, and continues to be a supporter of the growth of baseball in Canada. Please vote for Jacques Doucet to be a finalist for the Frick Award. It is an honour that is both deserved and overdue.

We must vote on the Hall Of Fame facebook page located here: http://www.facebook.com/baseballhall