1965 Manitoba Snapshots     

Claude Lambert signsChris Riddell

Left - Pitcher Claude Lambert (pen in hand) signs a contract with the Houston Astros as scout Lee Ballanfant looks on. Lambert is scheduled to join a Houston farm team in Florida. Lambert, a right-hander, played in the Winnipeg Metro Baseball League. Ballanfant spent 23 years as an umpire in the National League.

Right - Chris Riddell pitcher for Warren of the Winnipeg Metro Baseball League