October 06, 2013 1:45 AM
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The Coal Run Barons were the 1954 baseball champions in Indiana County.

Speakers at the banquet were major league umpire Augie Donatelli — who was born in Heilwood — and Judge Edwin Clark. First row, from left, are John Kubala, Willie Bosch, Martin “Dinch” Sabolovich, Donatelli, Joe Maday, Clark and Joe Pliska. Second row, Jim Turk, Joe Morgan, Louis “Bugs” Calvetti, John Repka and John Herman. Third row, Renaldo “Funny” Lovisa, Gordon Gaston, John Mouser, Geno Bettinazzi, Steve “Horsey” Mlinarich, George “Sam” Ciako and Leo Pividori.

Absent was Paul Lanich. This photo was submitted by Mike Savage, of Coal Run. (Submitted photo)


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