Category Archives: Baseball

KOKOMO NATIVE AND RETIRED BROADCASTER GREG LUCAS TO HOST BOOK SIGNING

Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell are the two best players the Houston Astros have ever seen, and now they will both be famed forever in Cooperstown. Kokomo native Greg Lucas’ new book, Houston to Cooperstown, tells their story. In January … Continue reading

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GEMS DALTON SCHUMER WINS PROSPECT LEAGUE HR DERBY, KPD’S ZACH RODMAN WINS CELEBRITY DERBY

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – On July 17, the Prospect League brought its annual Home Run Derby to Kokomo Municipal Stadium for a second consecutive year. And once again the ball was flying out the of the stadium that … Continue reading

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KOKOMO’S PARKER SANBURN OVERCOMES INJURIES TO SIGN CONTRACT TO PITCH IN TEXAS RANGERS ORGANIZATION

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – When Parker Sanburn signed to pitch at the University of Arkansas in November 2012, his pitching career was on cruise control. He had dominated the high school ranks with a moving fastball and sharp … Continue reading

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