BROOKVILLE — Cory Geer came out of his coaches box and threw 4 1/3 innings of heroic relief and catcher Ashton Stonbraker drove in all the runs as the Rossiter Miners beat the Brookville Grays, 3-2, in eight innings Thursday night at McKinley Field.
ROSSITER — It was the Miners’ turn for the pitching gem and now Rossiter’s Federation League best-of-five semifinal series with the Brookville Grays is tied at 1-1.
BROOKVILLE — He hadn’t pitched in almost a month, but Brookville Grays pitcher Thomas Plummer didn’t show many cobwebs on his right arm in Tuesday night’s Federation League playoff win over the Rossiter Miners at McKinley Field.
The original photo was a black and white glossy shot that I had obtained from the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., after a research trip to the museum in the late 1990s.
Sitting in the Courier-Express newsroom on the morning of July 19, 1996 finishing up the sports pages for that day’s edition, I heard the scanner blaring something that suddenly caught my attention.
DuBOIS — Going 4-0 with three straight walk-off wins to finish things off, the DuBois Senior Little League Baseball All-Stars won the state championship at Stern Field Sunday afternoon.
TEN YEARS AGO
The New York Yankees needed a manager.
BROOKVILLE — Sixty golfers making up 30 twosomes in three flights of competition made up this year’s Member-Member Club Championship at Pinecrest Country Club last weekend and the torrential rain that came through the area in the afternoon wound up creating a co-championship finish.
Raiders’ Miner TCW/CE Co-Player of the Year