American Legion Baseball

Hage On Gatorade POY: “It was something I always wanted to have”

Fargo Davies' Cole Hage ended his high school career by winning an award he set his sights on

FARGO, ND – A few days ago, Fargo Davies’ Cole Hage took home the Gatorade North Dakota baseball Player of The Year award becoming the first eagle to win the award in school history. It’s no surprise when you look at his numbers. Last year with the Eagles, Hage set a school record with a .491 average to go along…

Minnesota American Legion Season Canceled

The decision was made due to Covid-19 a month after the executive committee held out hope for the season

ST. PAUL — The American Legion Department of Minnesota Executive Committee, Minnesota American Legion Baseball Committee and Minnesota American Legion Commander Mark Dvorak have cancelled the 2020 season out of concerns for safety of players, coaches, umpires, fans and volunteers during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Safety has always been important in American Legion Baseball,” said Director of Minnesota American Legion Baseball…

Post 2 Coach Gunnar Linstaedt Reflects On The Life of Jim Pettersen

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FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo-Moorhead community continues to mourn the loss of Post 2 vice chairman Jim Pettersen who lost his battle with COVID-19 in Arizona on Wednesday night. When Jim took over the club in 2005, Post 2 had not won a state title for almost 10 years. Under his watch, the team won six state titles all leading…

Fargo Post 2 “Optimistic” About Season; Lay Out How Shortened Season Could Look

Board Chairman Corey Peterson talks optimism toward Legion Baseball season

FARGO, N.D. — The North Dakota Legionnares Committee made the decision late Thursday to cancel the upcoming summer baseball season. That decision was met with backlash from clubs all over the state causing the association to go back on their original plan and wait until April 20th to make an official one. One of the biggest advocates for reconsideration of…

Legion Roundup: Post 2, West Fargo, and Moorhead Host Legion Games

Post 2 rallied back in their first game against the Gillette (WY) Riders to win it 7-5

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 2, the West Fargo Patriots, and the Moorhead Blues each hosted legion games Wednesday evening. Post 2 rallied back in their first game against the Gillette (WY) Riders to win it 7-5. Post 2 then went on to top the Moorhead Blues 15-1 in their second contest. The Patriots also came out on top in…

Legion Baseball Roundup: Moorhead, Perham Split Doubleheader

Post 400 falls to Mandan.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Moorhead Blues hosted Perham in legion baseball at Matson field on Thursday evening. Game one was all Blues as they downed Perham 11-1, but Perham got revenge in the second contest winning 8-3. On the North Dakota side of the border Post 400 hosted Mandan. Mandan pulled away from Post 400 with a 13-4 win. Categories:…

Legion Baseball: Post 2 Wins Fargo/Moorhead Tournament

Andy Pugliano throws complete game shutout to lead Post 2.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The 45th annual Fargo-Moorhead legion invitational tournament finished with the two host teams battling it out at Matson field. Post 2 defeated the Moorhead Blues 6-0 to win the tournament. Andy Pugliano threw a complete game shutout for Post 2. The Blues finish the tournament with a record of 5-1. Post 2 will be back in action…

Post 2 Downs Manitoba behind Spiess’ Complete Game

K. Spiess throws seven innings, surrendering just two hits in the win.

FARGO, N.D. — Day two of the Joe Parmer Tournament took place at Jack Williams Stadium on Saturday. Post 2 wrapped up pool play with a 3-1 win over Manitoba. Karsen Spiess pitched a complete game for Fargo giving up just two hits. Chandler Ibach was 2-4 with a 2-run home run for Post 2 in the bottom of the…