Legacy Of Northern League Baseball, The Aberdeen Pheasants

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The Aberdeen Pheasants were established in 1946 when a group known as the “Founding Fathers,” who were local businessmen of the community, decided they wanted professional baseball in Aberdeen. This thinking convinced this group to travel to MLB’s winter meetings to pitch the idea of bringing a minor league team to Aberdeen. The relationship was formed…

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2016 Class “B” Senior American Legion Baseball State Championship Tournament

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The South Dakota 2016 Class “B” Senior American Legion Baseball State Championship Tournament that will be held at the Bob Wiley Field, Webster, SD, on Friday July 22 through the 26, 2016.

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2016 Class "A" Junior American Legion Baseball State Championship Tournament

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The South Dakota 2016 Class “A” Junior American Legion Baseball State Championship Tournament that will be held in Watertown, SD at the Watertown Stadium, Wednesday July 20 -July 24, 2016.

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The Minnesota Twins Induct Legendary Broadcaster John Gordon Into Hall Of Fame

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Legendary radio sportscaster John Gordon was inducted into the Minnesota Twins Hall of Fame on Sunday afternoon. Gordon, who is now 76-years old, spent 25 seasons doing Twins games on the radio.

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Sioux Falls Native Makes SportsCenter Top-10 List

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Dusty Coleman, 28, of Sioux Falls made ESPN SportCenter's Top-10 plays list over the weekend. His play comes in at No. 4 after making a spectacular catch in foul territory with the Omaha Storm Chasers AAA baseball team.

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Top-10 Sports Movies of All-Time: What Is Your Favorite?

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The American Film Institute, a non-profit organization founded in 1967, is one of the most respected film organizations around - especially with the ranking of films. In 2013 ,they revised their list of the 'top-10 sports movies of all-time.' Today we revisit that list - what are some of your favorite sports movies? What is your all-time sports favorite?

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McCook/Miner Wins Class B Senior Legion Baseball Tournament

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McCook/Miner defeated Humboldt on Tuesday to win the Class B Senior American Legion Baseball State Championship Tournament. Here are the full results from the tournament.

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Five Steps Towards Being A Respectful Sports Parent

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Most would agree that as a parent, it's important to set a good example and to be a role model for your kids. This includes actions at a little league or high school sporting event. We've all been to a game where a parent in the crowd takes things a little too far. Here are five easy steps towards being a respectful sports parent.

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Military Dad Surprises Son at Minor League Game

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United States Army Sergeant Adam Dowell surprised his son at a minor league baseball game last Friday, after returning from an overseas deployment. The Tennessee Smokies were hosting the Montgomery Biscuits, but it was this video that made the game extra special for one child.

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Why You Should Always Skip Your Kids' Baseball Games

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America has a problem with youth sports, says author Daniel Pink, and that problem is the parents. In our NewsHour Essays series, Pink shares his solution.

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16-Year Old Girl Added To MLB's International Registration List

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Melissa Mayeux is a 16-year old baseball player from France, who is the first woman to ever be added to the Major League Baseball’s International registration list.

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Top-5 Most Dangerous Sports For Boys

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According to the experts, here are the top-5 most dangerous sports for a high school boy to play.

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Hidden Ball Trick Works To Perfection

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The Rye (Colorado) Thunderbolts pull off a great hidden ball trick to win the 2A State Semifinal game. It was voted ESPN's Top play for May, 23rd 2015.

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2015 Hy-Vee Sanford Legends Event

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Seven celebrity athletes and an added hockey clinic highlight the 2015 Hy-Vee Sanford Legends event, which runs June 11 to 23.

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1991 World Series Game 6: Who Made The Better Home Run Call?

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Who made the better call during Kirby Puckett's famous game-winning home run in game 6 of the 1991 World Series? Jack Buck or John Gordon?

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