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Alternative Baseball hopes to expand to central WisconsinSubmitted: 07/04/2020
Andrew Goldstein
Andrew Goldstein
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Alternative Baseball hopes to expand to central Wisconsin
WAUSAU -
Alternative Baseball is a nonprofit sports organization that gives people with disabilities a chance to play baseball.

They're hoping to expand to the Wausau area and start up a league next summer.

There are more than 30 alternative baseball leagues across the country, mostly in the south.

Organization founder and CEO Taylor Duncan is hoping to use central Wisconsin as a platform to provide more opportunities to those in the Midwest.

"We accept everyone for who they are and encourage them to be the best they can be," Duncan said. "We instill confidence needed to fulfill dreams in life on and off the baseball diamond and give those opportunities to show what we can do, not what we can't."



Alternative Baseball needs volunteers and players to start a new chapter.

They're especially looking for people to be coach-managers.

Click the link below to see how you can help.



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