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TinCaps 16U pitcher Sam Gladd prepares to deliver to home while the umpire calling balls and strikes waits behind the mound.

Virus pushing many umpires off of field

One of the most familiar sights in baseball is the trio of figures gathered at home plate before each pitch. The batter waits for the...

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Ben Young caught, and released, this catfish at his secret spot near Zionsville on May 17.

Outdoor experiences

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Solunar tables

 AM PM  Minor

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Kareem Hunter Sr., standing in red, speaks to his Fort Wayne Unlimited team early on during a recent game at Harlan Christian Center. Playing its first year, the team is off to a 2-1 start. (Picasa)

From hard knocks to hardwood

Because, as he said, he grew up during some rough times and made some bad choices, Kareem Hunter Sr. never got to graduate with his high...

August 2, 2020 1:00 am