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Ferguson Jenkins gets stamp in Canada

Updated: December 13, 2010, 3:45 PM ET
Associated Press

OTTAWA -- Baseball Hall of Famer Ferguson Jenkins is getting his own stamp for his 68th birthday.

The pitcher watched on Monday as Canada Post conducted a print run of stamps bearing his image that will commemorate Black History month in February.

He is the only Canadian inducted into Cooperstown, compiling a 3.34 ERA and 284-226 record over 19 seasons with the Phillies, Cubs, Rangers and Red Sox.

The stamp depicts a young Jenkins on the pitcher's mound with the Cubs, ...

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