Youth Baseball

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Shelby Township Man Charged With Embezzling Over 20K From Youth Baseball Team’s Funds

A Shelby Township man is accused of embezzling more than $20,000 from a youth baseball team’s funds raised from charity fundraisers.

CBS Detroit–08/06/2015

Detroit Playmakers (photo: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit Youth Baseball Team Looking To Make Tournament Trip To Illinois

The team either needs a small bus or around $3400 to make the trip to Rockford, Illinois and a chance at the World Series possible.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2015

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Chevrolet “Pitching In” To Help Refurbish Youth Baseball Field

Chevrolet will help refurbish part of the Jayne Field youth baseball complex on Detroit’s east side with a financial contribution and volunteers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 25:  Manager Jim Leyland celebrates a first-inning home run with outfielder Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers against the Tampa Bay Rays August 25, 2011 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Terry Foster: Baseball Loses Allure For African-Americans

The Eagle Sports Club runs a vibrant baseball program for approximately 600 boys and girls, 90 percent of whom are African-American.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2011