Tag Archives: baseball

It Came from the Archives: A Wiregrass Baseball Legend

February 16, 2018
By Dr. Marty Olliff

The Wiregrass Archives at Troy University’s Dothan Campus serves as a community archives and research center for about 30 counties in the Wiregrass area of Alabama, Georgia and Florida. It identifies, preserves and makes available to researchers and the public at large records and papers of enduring value from organizations, businesses and individuals in that…

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Former Trojan nominated for Roberto Clemente Award

September 27, 2017
By Troy University Athletics

Former Trojan and current New York Mets infielder T.J. Rivera has been nominated for Major League Baseball’s Roberto Clemente Award.

All 30 MLB teams nominate one player who best represents the game of baseball through extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy and positive contributions, both on and off the field.

For Rivera, the award capped…

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University assists City of Troy in receiving grant for batting cages

September 16, 2016
By Greg Phillips

For the last two years, Troy and Pike County residents have been unable to utilize the batting cages at the Troy Sportsplex.

Soon, thanks to the help of two Troy University professors, residents will be able to take all the swings they’d like free of charge.

The Baseball Tomorrow Fund recently awarded the City of…

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