THE FIGHTING 63RD: Welcome

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

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OTTAWA  LEGION  BASEBALL

....nothing else like it!

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Calendar Card Fundraiser now underway!

'Travel Tourney Info' now posted....click on link at left!

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Head Coach - Doug Waddle 419.204.3270

GM - Dave Kersh 419.235.6302

Asst GM - Dave Yoder

Tawa Run Classic Tourney Director - Chris Kuhlman

419.615.9125 

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BREAKING.....2015 Post 63 Travel Tourneys will include Chillicothe June 19-21, Coshocton June 26-28, and the Dick Kuehn Wood Bat Tourney in Cincinnati, Ohio July 3-5. The 2015 regular season will include road trips to Mercy Field in Toledo, and Nicolay Field in Adrian, MI. The season will open with an exhibition game vs the Lima Locos on Monday, June 1st, 7:00PM at Simmons Field. The Home Opener will be Tuesday June 2nd at Memorial Field vs Troy. The opening homestand will include 5 games in 5 days at Memorial Field.

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2015 AGE ELIGIBILITY -- Players born on or after January 1, 1996 are eligible to play.

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The Fighting 63rd will be sponsoring a fundraising bus excursion to San Antonio, Texas March 14-22, 2015. Cost is $769.00 per person, which includes transportation, lodging, 14 meals, and tours. Cruise the famous riverwalk, visit the Alamo, the San Antonio Missions, LBJ Ranch, El Mercado, and "The Sixth Floor" Museum in Dallas. For more info, or to sign up, contact Cheryl Kersh at 419-890-8565, or email at cherylkersh@gmail.com 

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2014 HITTING  LEADERS 

AVG

Jacob Lerch  .473

Clay Grubb  .389

Drew Schierloh  .372

Trent Phillips  .362

Tyler Zender  .353

RBI

Tyler Zender  22

Jacob Lerch  20

Brad Stolly  15

Blake Hoffman  14

OPS

Jacob Lerch  1.23

Tyler Zender  .871

PITCHING LEADERS

WINS

 Wes Rickenberg 4-1

INNINGS PITCHED

Matt Warnecke 42.1

Wes Rickenberg 39.1

STRIKEOUTS

Wes Rickenberg  59

Clay Grubb  31

ERA

Tanner Schimmoeller  2.21

Wes Rickenberg  2.49

Clay Grubb  2.59

 

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BREAKING....the Ottawa Kiwanis and Ag Credit  are the latest to contribute to the Memorial Park Capital Campaign. They join the OG Rotary, and American Legion Post 63 as financial supporters of Ottawa Memorial Park.

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NEW....The History of Night Baseball in Ottawa....Click on Link at Left

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"We need to find a way as a community to work together to fund new lights at Memorial Park, Ottawa Mayor Dean Meyer said, "a lighted ball diamond is a great asset to Memorial Park."

Lima News July 28, 2013 ....click on 'News/Articles' at left to read the entire article

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The Official Band of Ottawa Legion Baseball -- The Village Idiots -- are celebrating 71 years...see link at left.
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"If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team."

~ Bud Wilkinson

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