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Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Sam Baumgartner stands next to his retired No. 2 Wilmont jersey ahead of Friday's amateur baseball game between the Southwest Barnstormers and the Wilmont Cardinals at Butts Probst Field in Wilmont."

Baumgartner etched in Wilmont amateur baseball history

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WILMONT -- As far as Sam Baumgartner is concerned, there's nothing better in the state of Minnesota than small town amateur baseball.


Baumgartner's passion for the game and his Wilmont Cardinals team was so great that the club decided to honor his contributions by retiring his No. 2 jersey during Friday's game against the Southwest Barnstormers.

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