Roy Martin Kruse
Corvallis Gazette Times
In 1955, when Roy was 26, he moved to Reedsport, Oregon, where he met Birdie Ann Ragan. Roy and Birdie were wed on July 5, 1955 in Vancouver, Washington. They moved with their three young sons to Lebanon in 1966. Roy and Birdie were married for ...
Against All Odds: Ned Garver and the '51 Browns
Few fans today remember seeing Ned Garver pitch. For one thing, when he died late last month, he was 91 and more than a half century removed from major league baseball. For another, in his prime he pitched for the little-watched St. Louis Browns.
Vlahos: Sage of Monticello chronicles team's stats, history
Peoria Journal Star
"I'm not sure if the guy sleeps," Monticello coach Kevin Roy said. As for his high school alma mater (class of 1966), Sievers attends home and away Monticello boys basketball games, accompanied by his laptop. There he enters game statistics. The fruits ...
How 'bout those Senators, Rangers?
The Sheridan Press (subscription)
For years, Roy Sievers was the only star the Senators had. In 1957, Sievers led the American League in home runs (42) and RBIs (114) and hit .301. They finished dead last, 43 games behind the Yankees and were dead last in attendance as well. With a ...