SportsStratford News Baseball hall approves big expansion SHARE ON: Patrick Grapes, staff Tuesday, Apr. 25th, 2017 Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum logo The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is looking to update its facilities. Its board of directors has approved an $850,000, 2500 sq. foot expansion. The Hall of Fame says the expansion will increase its storage and curatorial work space as well as establish a library and research centre. It’ll also include updates to the exhibition spaces including the inductee plaques. A federal grant and money from the Hall’s capital reserve fund will pay for the project. Construction is expected to begin at the end of this year.