They started a new classification called Old Pro 35 and older. There were four teams that played in this round robin tournament. As I watched the players arrive for the first game, the guys were almost giddy. Some of them had not seen each other for some time and I heard comments like, "I have not played here in Jack Brown Stadium since or
Letter: North Dakota Amateur Baseball Association scores a home run with state tournament
Grand Rapids Amateur Baseball Association (GRABA)
Blue took a step back from home-plate. He took a deep breath in and it was apparent to me that he was ready to start tossing people. All of the sudden, the Fargo Mets bench heard a yell from third base. It was Skipper Swanson, donned in a helmet as he had just reached third. He told us, in no uncertain terms, that the next Met's player to say a word was going to be ejected from the game That's right, our manager gave us an ejection warning.
Fargo police officers find a little relief in amateur baseball
Post a Comment. Tuesday, April 17, Amateur Baseball. Outside of Legion baseball, a lot of my posts this upcoming summer will be about amateur baseball due to the fact that there is ZERO coverage for it in the area.
FARGO—One by one, Harold Larson went around the room talking about each player, pointing out details that would be tough to remember five weeks ago much less 50 years ago. From who had the best-looking girlfriend to who had the best professional baseball shot, there was constant laughter and smiles. The amateur baseball boys from North Dakota state championship teams from , '64, '65 and '67 got together Thursday, June 29 at the Fargo Holiday Inn. Certainly, they had stories and good times to fill a couple of days, or more. It was a different era of amateur ball, when the state had more than teams.