This is a story about an amateur/semi-pro baseball tournament that has become the heart of a small town in Southern Illinois — Valmeyer was made famous in the devastating Flood of ’93, 20-years ago.

1972: the year Borsch Memorial Park became 4th of July ‘Baseball Heaven’: http://www.republictimes.net/1972-the-year-borsch-memorial-park-became-4th-of-july-baseball-heaven/