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Kolpack: Fargo Post 2 forever tied to Maris’ legacy

August 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Volunteers were busy doing what they do to keep Jack Williams Stadium in good shape on Tuesday morning in preparation for this week’s American Legion Central Plains Regional baseball tournament.
It’s a facility that will turn 50 years …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Kolpack: Fargo Post 2 forever tied to Maris’ legacy

August 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Volunteers were busy doing what they do to keep Jack Williams Stadium in good shape on Tuesday morning in preparation for this week’s American Legion Central Plains Regional baseball tournament.
It’s a facility that will turn 50 years …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Maris record setting bat, ball return to Fargo

June 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Brad Horn spoke as though he was a mixture of Indiana Jones with the Ark of the Covenant in his grasp and a secret service agent guarding the president.
“Due to the artifact and my safety, I can’t comment on too many details,” Horn s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Davis on track to break Maris’ record

July 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Despite having their careers separated by about 50 years, Roger Maris and Chris Davis might have more in common than you think.
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Roger Maris golf event in ND reaches 30-year milestone

June 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO There is no official data kept on the longevity of charity golf tournaments, but it’s safe to say the Roger Maris Celebrity Golf Tournament is one of the longest-running, active events of its kind. Continue Reading

Officials didn’t initially report items stolen from Maris charity auction

June 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Roger Maris Celebrity Golf Tournament committee member and the event’s charity auction coordinator Jerry Rostad said he plans on filing a police report for stolen auction items from a storage facility in north Fargo in the coming days. Continue Reading

Roger Maris charity auction reports 111 items stolen from storage facility

June 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The Roger Maris Celebrity Golf Tournament’s annual charity auction started out with bad news, but quickly refocused on the spirit of the event, which is to raise money for good causes. Continue Reading

Maris Tournament organizers building a tradition

June 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO This weekend’s Roger Maris Celebrity Golf Tournament is in its 29th year. Already there is talk of making the 30th annual an extra special affair with marquee guests. And what about beyond? Continue Reading

Tracy Stallard, who gave up Maris’ 61st homer, sees ‘nothing wrong with’ his place in history

October 1, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Walking into Yankee Stadium on the final day of the 1961 season, Roger Maris knew that his place in baseball history was on the line. When Tracy Stallard arrived in the visitors’ clubhouse, he didn’t even know if he was going to get the start. Continue Reading

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Saturday marks 50th anniversary of Maris milestone

October 1, 2011 in WDAY

FARGO, N.D. (AP) Saturday is the 50th anniversary of the home run that New York Yankees slugger Roger Maris hit to break Babe Ruth’s single-season home run record. Continue Reading