TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY APRIL 17

              1820      Alexander Cartwright, considered by many the ‘father’ of the national pastime, is born in New York City. The banker, who is given credit for establishing three strikes for an out and three outs for each half inning, will be elected...

TEC BASEBALL LEADERS

BATTING AVERAGE Josiah Jackson                  Tri                                                       .625 Cameron Gwin                  Lincoln                                               .615 Leighton Schulte               Union...

INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL POLLS

4A 1)INDPLS CATHEDRAL H.S. 4-1 (154) 2)NEW ALBANY H.S. 7-0 (138) 3)FISHERS H.S. 9-3 (134) 4)JEFFERSONVILLE H.S. 5-1 (98) 5)KOKOMO H.S. 3-3 (94) 6)EVANS. NORTH H.S. 8-1 (90) 6)RONCALLI H.S. 5-3 (90) 8)HUNTINGTON NORTH H.S. 5-1 (56) 9)COLUMBUS NORTH H.S. 7-2 (30) 9)NEW...

TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY APRIL 16

              1928      Braves’ pitcher Charlie Robertson has his glove removed from the game by umpire Charley Moran after the Brooklyn Robins (Dodgers) complain the ball is acting strangely. The Boston hurler still manages to win, 3-2. 1929      On Opening...

TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY APRIL 14

            1908      Pirates owner Barney Dreyfuss offers Honus Wagner a contract with a proposed a salary of $6,000. The third baseman, who won his second consecutive NL batting crown last season, will eventually signed for $10,000, twice the amount of his previous...