An exploration of the 1897 Red River Valley League with teams from Fargo, Grand Forks, Moorhead, and Wahpeton-Breckenridge. The league featured future major league players, local heroes, reckless characters, economic unrest, and spirited rivalries.
Friday, June 5, 2015
Sheriff William Bodkin, 1897 Moorhead Manager, Dies at Age 70
Grand Forks Herald, May 3, 1916
A more complete biography of Sheriff Bodkin is included in my upcoming book.