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Apr
17

Wood’s “First” Hands Troy Its Fifth…..

Back To .500…Junior Trenton Wood pitched a complete game three-hitter Thursday to beat Oakwood and square Troy’s record at .500 heading into the teeth of GWOC North play. Read about it in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

Saturday baseball on Press Pros….Versailles @ Ft. Loramie, 10:45 am, with Joe Neves on Press Pros streaming audio. Check it out…the best call of the best games!

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Apr
16

Mike Stafford’s (Very) Special Baseball Story

Like many who have success in the game of baseball, Ohio State pitching coach Mike Stafford owes a lot to the influence of his dad’s inspiration and guidance. What makes Stafford’s story special is…just how “special” his dad was! For your enjoyment, and absolutely “free” to read on Press Pros… today’s inside feature.

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Apr
15

Commentary: Three Things Terribly Wrong With Baseball….

If coaches wring their hands and wonder about kids having attention deficit disorder, they don’t have to look that far to figure out why high school baseball is the least of their priorities.

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Apr
15

Nate Jenkins: Death And Taxes, And Death Again

There are few things in life more certain – and less enjoyable – than taxes. It’s our burden to bear, unfortunately, for as long as we live.

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Apr
14

Terrible Start, Fantastic Finish: Trojans Edged By Sidney

It Went That Way…At least at the beginning of Monday’s game for outfielder Collin Moeller (left) and the Troy Trojans as Sidney turned some walks, some well-hit balls, and some funny hops into an 8-run head start. The Trojans came close to recovering in the end, but fell a run short. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature

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Apr
12

How The Other Half Plays….

Lehman’s late-inning woes cost them dearly in sun-splashed 5th/3rd Field Saturday, losing 14-3 (their first) to Fairborn.

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Apr
12

Is Time On The Side Of Vittorio, Flyers…?

Fighting back from horrendous start to the 2014 season, Coach Tony Vittorio and the UD Flyers hope they have enough time to make up…for lost time. Columbus – UD head baseball coach Tony Vittorio, despite his omnipresent smile and that healthy handshake of his, is a tormented man these days.  Losing records can do that [...]

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Apr
10

How To Make The Most Out Of Two Hits….!

Give Me Some Good News…Ft. Loramie’s Blake Gaier looks for a satisfactory call from the umpire as he scored what turned out to be the only run necessary in the third inning for a Redskin 2-0 victory Thursday over rival Russia. Read more of the area’s best coverage of high school baseball in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
9

Brook Benton: Just A Matter Of Time…(1931-1988)

If you appreciated our recollection of singer Red Sovine last week (or not), maybe you’ll look with more favor on another of America’s great voices who died on this date, long before his time.

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Apr
8

Cold, Hard Facts Of High School Baseball….

Ft. Loramie’s Trey Rittenhouse pitched competitive baseball for five innings, but miscues in the field and a pair of wild pitches were enough to give Marion Local an eventual 4-3 win Tuesday over the Redskins. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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