Valley Baseball League Alumni Step Up to the Plate in Major League Playoffs

10/20/2005 – Valley Baseball League News

The Valley Baseball League, continuing it’s tradition of being the "Gateway to the Majors", is proud to announce six VBL alumni, listed below, who played in this year’s 2005 Major League Baseball playoffs. Front Royal Cardinals 1987 John Flaherty (C) NY Yankees Harrisonburg TURKS 1985 Steve Finley (OF) LA Angels 1995-96 David Eckstein (SS) St. Louis Cardinals Staunton Braves 1999 Luke Scott (OF) Houston Astros Winchester Royals 1987 Reggie Sanders (OF) St. Louis Cardinals 1996 Adam Everett (SS) Houston Astros Playing June, July and into August, the Valley Baseball League, located primarily in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, is a collegiate all-star summer wooden bat league sponsored by Major League Baseball. For additional information contact: Dave Biery,VBL President – 540) 255-3663 (C)(540) 885-8901 (W) Linda Keen (Front Royal) – (540)671-9184 (C) Bob Wease (Harrisonburg) – (540)434-5919 (W) Boy & Kay Snyder (Staunton) – (540)886-0987 (W) Jim Shipp (Winchester) – (540)667-7677 (W)