Hall of Famer visits POWER Baseball Academy

A baseball legend made a stop at the Sanford POWER Baseball Academy in Sioux Falls last week.

In town for the South Dakota Sports Awards, 19-time MLB All-Star Cal Ripken Jr., spoke to a group of young baseball players and their parents. The “Iron Man”┬ácovered a variety of topics during the visit, including the ways that being a multi-sport athlete helped him become a better player. Ripken Jr. also offered advice to parents, suggesting they find ways to keep the game fun.