baseball

Bill Knight – April 10
12:10 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

It’s still Spring, but the Summer game’s back, with some changes and much tradition.

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Bill Knight – February 13
11:36 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Seamhead Solace and Salves

For baseball fans, even an active off-season “Hot Stove League” by itself is no substitute for action on the diamonds.

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Macomb vs. Colchester
12:08 am
Thu August 2, 2012

“The Game of the Year”

The participants in the re-creation of the "Game of the Year" at Macomb High School on Saturday, July 28.
  • Jason Parrott's on-air report

Baseball teams from Macomb and Colchester were scheduled to play a five-game series in mid-1921.

The series was tied 2-2 after four games with the deciding 5th game scheduled for September 11.

The game was played at the Macomb fairgrounds in front of more than 1,600 people.

The contest was about to begin when a car pulled up and three of the infamous Chicago Black Sox (Shoeless Joe Jackson, Ed Cicotte and Swede Risberg) got out and joined the Colchester team.

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