Former Illini catcher Robinson helps Team Canada to the World Baseball Classic

News comes to us from the London (Ontario) Free Press about former Illini catcher Chris Robinson.  Robbie, who is Ontario-born, is once again poised to help Team Canada in their bid in the World Baseball Classic. Robinson last played for the Illini during their championship season of 2005.  Since then he’s been playing in the […]

Robinson helps Canada to Bronze in the World Cup

Team Canada took the Bronze in Baseball’s World Cup.  Former Illini catcher Chris Robinson can take a little credit for their success.  For the Cup tournament, he went 11 for 29 (.379) with 8 runs scored and 6 rbis.  Canada defeated Puerto Rico 6-2 on Saturday to clinch the Bronze, their first ever in Cup […]