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BABE HERMAN TOURNAMENT SET
The 43rd installment of the Babe Herman Tournament will begin Saturday simultaneously at Stengel Field and Oak Park High.
Ten high school baseball teams, highlighted locally by host Crescenta Valley, will compete in the event, which is presented by the West Glendale Gateway Kiwanis Club and the Crescenta Valley Baseball Program. Home games will be played at Stengel, Oak Park, Pasadena High, Covina High and Santa Monica High.
The tournament, named after former Major League Baseball player and Glendale resident Babe Herman, will consist of two divisions. Five teams will participate in the National Division and five will compete in the American Division. The tournament will conclude with the championship game beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Stengel Field, running Saturday, Monday and Tuesday previously.