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1940: Candy Corn and Baseball

Caramel candy corn was available at the Worthington Creamery in 1940.

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1986: The Pitch

Pitching was a bit of a question mark in 1986, and five boys were hoping to fill the void for the Trojans.

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1940: Start Baseball Already!

Tiny Roger McDermott wanted to play in 1940.

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1961: Regnier Plans for Trojan Baseball

Coach Danny Regnier was planning for the Trojan baseball season in 1961.

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1986: The Pitch, the Shower

Minnesota West’s season opener was called off in 1986.

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1935: Protested Baseball Game to Be Played Over

After the furor over the Lost Perfect Game (Armando Galarraga, Jim Joyce), I figured I’d post this article about another problematic baseball game from 1935. This one’s local, and they decided to do the whole thing over. Next post at … Continue reading

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1985: A Beautiful Photo

Tom Cotter watched the Worthington Community College baseball team split a doubleheader with Southwest State University at Buss Field in Worthington in 1985, and this is one of the coolest photos I’ve seen in the paper.

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1959: Old-Timers Practice Baseball

"Keep your eye on the ball," advised Milt Osterberg, old-time catcher, while Danny Regnier was taking batting practice at the "Old Timers" practice session Thursday in July 1959.  

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1959: Junior Baseball with the YMCA, High School Baseball Champs Too

Junior Baseball, a program of the YMCA, in 1959. And here’s the Ellsworth High School baseball team of 1959, which won the District 8 baseball trophy. They are: Dennis Lenderts, Jerry Matthiesen, Coach Kenneth Brown, Larry Boomgaarden, Don Meester and … Continue reading

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