FOX 9 Town Ball Tour heads to Pierz on June 19

Pierz is next at-bat for the FOX 9 Town Ball Tour on Wednesday, June 19.

FOX 9 will be live at Hellie Field in Pierz starting at 5 p.m. for the first-ever FOX 9 Town Ball Tour double-header. The 5 p.m. game is between the Pierz Bulldogs and Pierz Lakers, while the 7:30 p.m. game is between the Pierz Brewers and Buckman Billygoats.

While Pierz is home to about 1,500 people, the town has three town ball teams: the Bulldogs, the Brewers and the Lakers. All three teams are part of the Victory League, an amateur baseball league in central Minnesota.

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Coverage begins with the FOX 9 Morning News, followed by our live shows from Memorial Park starting at 5 p.m. on June 19. You can watch all the action live at and in the player above, as well as on the FOX 9 app and streaming on FOX LOCAL on your smart TV.

You'll also be able to watch the double-header live on, in the player below, and streaming on FOX 9's YouTube channel

Town Ball Tour double-header 

FOX 9s Town Ball Tour heads to Pierz on Wednesday, June 19.  (FOX 9)

  • Time: 5 p.m. is Pierz Bulldogs vs. Pierz Lakers; 7:30 p.m. is Pierz Brewers vs. Buckman Billygoats
  • Location: Hellie Field, Kamnic Street, Pierz
  • Directions from Minneapolis: Take I-94W to MN-101. Follow MN-101 to US-196. continue straight on US-169N. Turn left onto 300th Street. continue onto 153rd Street. Turn left onto Kamnic Street. The ballpark will be on your right.

FOX 9 Town Ball Tour schedule 

  • June 5: New Prague
  • June 12: Eden Valley - postponed due to weather.
  • June 19: Pierz
  • June 26: Gibbon
  • July 3: Elko
  • July 10: Le Sueur
  • July 17: Springfield

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