Maris’s 61 in ‘61 reaches 50th anniversary
Published 06/25/2011, The Jamestown Sun
Fargo — This baseball season marks the 50th anniversary of Fargo’s Roger Maris hitting 61 home runs in 1961 to break Babe Ruth’s single-season Major League Baseball home run record. While organizers of the Maris Celebrity Benefit Golf Tournament are aware of the anniversary, the 28th annual edition of the event won’t look much different than the previous 27.Word count: 483
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