GINGERLY GENTLEMAN RACES AT THE 2020 MICHIGAN VINTAGE BASE BALL FESTIVAL
During the Saturday of the festival any ballist will be able to attempt to qualify for the Gingerly Gentleman contest that will be happening at the same time as the MIGHTIEST STRIKER on Saturday night @6pm. On the River Place field will be a skills field set up. You can go to that field at any point during the day and get timed. The top 24 times will be put into a bracket that night and compete in a one on one elimination tournament. One runner will start at home and one will start at second. You will run the bases (touching all of the bases), first one back to their starting base will move on in the tournament. The Winner will be declared the KING OF DIAMONDS
EPISODE 4: COOPER "SODA BOOTS" MIKEL
EPISODE 4 RELEASES JAN. 22, 2020. We talk to SODA BOOTS about the vintage base ball scene in Colorado, the Colorado Vintage base ball Association and RATTLESNAKES? How did he get his nickname? WHAT THE HECK ARE SHENANIGANS?
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THE EDGEFIELD PHOENIX BBC from EAST NASHVILLE, TN
ARE NOW ATTENDING THE 2020 MICHIGAN VINTAGE BASE BALL FESTIVAL
NOW 35 CLUBS WILL BE PRESENT!!
"ROLLER OUT THE BARREL"
EPISODE 3: NIC "TOO FAR" SANDERS
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Listen as Nic "Too Far" Sanders talks about his baseball and base ball life. How he got his moniker "TOO FAR",, Injuries, favorite memories. A story about a helluva trip to North Carolina and lastly his second love CURLING. How he and his wife fell in love with curling and now compete nationally. And how it is nothing like shuffleboard.
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FATHER AND SON/DAUGHTER SKILLS COMPETITION AT 2020 MICHIGAN VINTAGE BASE BALL FESTIVAL
On the River Place Field all day SATURDAY, a Vintage base ball player and his son/daughter or father can enter a hitting, throwing and egg toss competition to accumulate points via hitting targets through striking and throwing at them. The father of the highest scoring duo will be crowned the "KING OF HEARTS"
Coming to the 2020 Vintage base ball season is the inaugural season of the
Northern Alliance of Vintage Ballists
The newest vintage base ball league will start with 8 clubs in the Mid-West.
They will be playing by the rules, customs and manner of the 1860's, culminating with an end of the year championship, seeded, tournament.
Bavarian BBC of Frankenmuth, MI
Bear Clan BBC of Flat Rock, MI
Columbus Capitals, OH
Oaks BBC of Locust Corner, OH
ADDISON MOUNTAIN STARS, PA
AKRON BLACK STOCKINGS, OH
CANAL DOVER RED LEGS, OH
CROSSING RAILS BBC of ALLIANCE, OH
CHELSEA MERRIES TO GET NEW OPPONENTS AT MICHIGAN VINTAGE BASE BALL FESTIVAL
This year at the 2020 Michigan Vintage Base Ball Festival there will be a little something new waiting for the lovely ladies of the Chelsea Merries. Heidi Chapman from the Frankenmuth Historical Museum has declared her intentions of having a ladies base ball club to participate exclusively at the festival. The currently unnamed club will have some locals but can also add out of towners. The intentions of the club are to play two matches on Saturday against the Chelsea Merries and to have a grandiose experience. If you are interested in playing you can contact Heidi Chapman at