Roderick PerryRod grew up in the west end of Toronto and did his undergraduate degree at Wilfrid Laurier University, majoring in English and minoring in Psychology. He's always had an infatuation with anything sports-related and took his passion to Centennial College's sports journalism program for a post-graduate education. He's also still miffed about the Kelly Gruber botched triple play call in the 1992 World Series.
Canadian Joey Votto, fresh off his NL player of the week honours, has been a key contributor to the Cincinnati Reds' success this season. His .358 batting average has helped his squad catapult up to fourth in this week's CBCSports.ca MLB Power Rankings. more »