Learn the Fundamentals: An Interview with Billy Peterson

Learn the Fundamentals: An Interview with Billy Peterson

  Billy Peterson has left his impression on Saint Paul baseball for more than five decades. At seventy-three years old, he is a central figure in the Midway Baseball program at the Dunning sports complex, where one of the ball fields is named after him. I first...
The Ford Bridge

The Ford Bridge

As a forbidden summer activity, we enjoyed swimming at the Ford Bridge over the Mississippi River between Minneapolis and Saint Paul. We would leave our clothes at the base of one of the columns on the Minneapolis side, crawl up on the concrete arches until we were...