The 2011 season hasn’t even started and things are hopping in Glencoe and Brownton. Both organizations are making big upgrades to their parks and the surrounding areas. In Glencoe, they are changing the lights for the first time in 25 years.
If you have never heard of Lance Chatworth or Kevin Griffin it might be time to get acquainted with them. They are the main characters in a new book "Beyond the Fence" recently released by Aspen Creek Publishing.
Teddy Tauer is going to make some money this year. After seven years as the batboy for the Red Wing Aces, the 11 year old is giving up his batboy duties, freeing him up to chase foul balls for the 50 cent reward.
In conjunction with this the Minnesota Baseball Association Board of Directors will hold their regular January meeting at the Ramada. Meeting time is 11:00 A.M. and is open to anyone interested in amateur baseball in Minnesota.
Beier started playing baseball when he was just 16 years old and played for 12 years. He started managing in 1975 and has managed for 18 years since then. He also was involved in running his town team, the Regal Eagles, for over 35 years.