Twenty-five years ago this month, I was out at Dred Scott Playfield in Bloomington, shooting photos at a Minnesota Sports Federation state women’s softball tournament. That is the day I met Leroy “Oz” Mullerleile.
Holy Angels got off to a slow start in its summer American Legion baseball season. But HA has regrouped after losing it first three games. The Holy Angels squad has a 4-5 record and won four of its last six games including a 6-4 triumph over the Richfield Reds June 25. Jack Piram provided the [...]
After a men’s slowpitch softball game at Edina’s Van Valkenburg Park last week, I had the chance to visit with two great friends, Edina sports legends Les Suomela and Art Erdall. When our conversation turned to the 1968 Hornet baseball season, a certain ball was mentioned, and a big smile crossed Erdall’s face. Suomela knew [...]
The Richfield Reds American Legion baseball squad is currently battling through a slump. But Reds coach Jason Boie is hoping his squad can regroup for a strong second-half regular season finish before entering the playoffs.