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Dave Otterness needed the help of the Akeley VFW to give some Park Rapids baseball players a chance to play ball this summer.

A group of 16-year-olds were too old to play Babe Ruth ball and would be used sparingly on the Park Rapids American Legion team. In order to give these players a chance to play regularly this summer, the Akeley VFW Post 8508 agreed to sponsor a team in Park Rapids.


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