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  • 2019 Damascus Post 171 Patriots Senior Team
  • 2019 Post 171 Patriots Baseball Opening Day and Weekend
  • 2019 Bob Bellison Red, White, & Blue Game and Picnic

Post 171 Hosted PBR 2019 MoCo Fall Review

October 6, 2019

On a cloudy and cool Sunday, the American Legion Post 171 in Damascus hosted the PBR 2019 Montgomery County at the Damascus High School baseball field. Close to 50 prospects from around the Old Line State in the 2020 - 2024 graduating classes participated this past weekend at the MoCo Fall Review at Damascus High School. Players showcased their skills in a pro-style workout, batting practice, and bullpens in front of the PBR scouting staff.

For player reviews and statistics, visit https://www.prepbaseballreport.com/news/MD/MoCo-Fall-Review-Superlatives-8150427639

Post 171 Baseball Tryout for 2020 Senior and Junior Legion Teams

October 8, 2019 – 12:00 PM

Damascus American Legion Post 171 invites players interested in playing for the 2020 Senior (19U) and Junior (17U) Legion baseball teams to attend a tryout (no fee) at Damascus High School on Oct 12th from 12 - 2 PM. Online registration is encouraged. Players also must complete and bring a 2019 Player Indemification Form in order to be allowed to participate. Ouestions regarding the Senior and Junior Legion programs should be directed to Senior (19U) Legion Coach Kevin Hernandez (kevin.hernandez@yahoo.com), Junior (17U) Legion Coaches Dave Retherford (dave.retherford@precisionformedicine.com) and Sean Manion (smanion34@earthlink.net), or Mr. Alan Rannals (rannals@gmail.com). 

Did You Know....

American Legion Baseball by the Numbers:

  • 60,000+ Baseball Participants 
  • 71 Former American Legion Baseball players in the Hall of Fame, including all three 2017 honorees: Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines, and Ivan Rodriguez
  • 9 AL World Series games to be broadcast live on national television on ESPNU from August 10-15.


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