• BirthplaceSt. Boniface, MB
  • BornApril 22, 1921
  • Inducted 2000

George was an excellent pitcher, shortstop, and hitter. In 1935 he played in a Winnipeg school league. He joined Fort Rouge Cubs in juvenile ball for 1936 and 1937, then in 1938 went to West End Maroons and St. Boniface Native Sons. In 1940 and 1941 he was offered contracts with US teams, but in 1941 he joined the Canadian Army and pitched in the Pacific Coast Service League. After the war he returned to Winnipeg and played with Native Sons in 1946, Reo Rods in 1947 and 1948, Native Sons in 1949, Transcona in 1950, and league champion Native Sons in 1951. Also played tournaments through the years with St. Anne, St. Claude, and Fannystelle. Coached in Parochial League. Held different administration positions in senior and minor baseball from late 50s to mid 60s, including President of Winnipeg Senior League, 1963-64.