Ken Benjamin
Born: May 14, 1933
Discipline: Baseball, Softball, Slo-Pitch, Builder
Years Active: 1960 - Present
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The Benjamin File:

  • Born May 14, 1933, Chatham, Ontario
  • Minor pro and Intercounty baseball pitcher/manager Listowel Legionnaires, Brantford Red Sox, London Avcos
  • Five-time Intercountry League All-Star manager
  • Manager 1969 Team Ontario Canada Games baseball championship
  • Founder, 1975 playing-manager Benny and the Jets slo-pitch softball team
  • Benny and the Jets win national title and three over-35 Ontario titles
  • Founder World’s Largest Fastball/Slo-Pitch and Sno-Pitch tournaments
  • Retired after 27 years with PUC Recreation department and longtime community sports advocate
  • Named to Slo-Pitch Ontario Hall of Fame in 2000
  • Honoured at London Oldtimers Baseball Day at Labatt Park

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