Baltimore Orioles’ fans saluted pitcher Jeff Ballard as one of their 50 all-time favorite players in 2004 — and the personable Billings native is still beaming years later.
Election Day 2006 was a defining moment in Billings history as 21,710 voters said they wanted the city to replace creaky old Cobb Field, the stadium that emerged in 1948 from an $80,000 renovation to an even older baseball stadium.
Jeff Ballard, who was chosen as one of the 50 all-time favorite Baltimore Orioles players by the fans, shows a photo of the 2004 ceremony held at Camden Yards in Baltimore.
Jeff Ballard sits with his wife Kristen and their children Kyren and Kennley at their Billings home.
Winter is about to get a lot warmer for Billings youth baseball and softball players.
The next Midland Roundtable meeting is Thursday, May 2, at noon at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
As a player in the Billings American Legion Baseball program, Travis Teegarden learned how to be a ballplayer and how to act like a ballplayer.
Billings American Legion baseball is seeking a concessionaire for Pirtz Field, located in Stewart Park in west Billings.
The March meeting of the Midland Roundtable is March 8 at noon at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
Suggestions from the Enjoy Bloggers on events and activities to attend this weekend:
GREAT FALLS -- The 24th annual Montana State Mid-Amateur, which begins Thursday at Meadowlark Country Club in Great Falls, may turn out to be one of the best.
The host team for the 2011 Northwest Region 7 American Legion baseball tournament will be chosen after this year's state AA Legion baseball tournament concludes.
In a little more than a month, Major League pitchers and catchers will report to spring training in Florida and Arizona.
Looking foolish in print is nothing compared to making a fool of yourself on stage.
Dave Eames began the second day of the Montana State Mid-Amateur on Friday by rolling in a 70-footer for birdie on his first hole.
Jeff Ballard's sterling play during the opening round of the 23rd Montana State Mid-Amateur golf tournament came on what was already a very special day for the Billings golfer.