Bill was third in strikeouts in the National League in 1971, behind Tom Seaver and Ferguson Jenkins.
Some pretty good company!!!
Just another great story about people in our hometown!!!
-By the way he went on to run the Angels in recent years!!
-Going fishing with Stoney in 10 days out in BC , along with Jim Hall!!
-He did lived in the
Country on the 6 line got to know him well played with Glen Sproule
Team took the team to Montreal for some games after he was
- So true I was there. If you want anymore great info on this stand up man you need only to talk to another stand up guy his best friend Jim Hall.
-Stoney played on our team C&S Plumbing & Heating
-I played against. Think he played 2nd base then.
-I remember him playing SS and 2b.......watching him throw was amazing.....it was just like from the elbow down......in a blur , with little or no effort.
- Remember him well playing 2nd base Had lots of laughs form him will umpire while he played have had a 2 pints A very nice man ?.lived in same house as one of the LEAFS hockey players lived in after
-One night while playing on the same team "C&S Plumbing" as Mr. Bill Stoneman. I seen him make a Catch at the fence in Centre Field and then throw a Perfect Strike to Home Plate to nail the guy trying to score from 3rd.