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Ghosts Appear at Veterans Memorial Stadium 07.10.09
A Ghost Player from the Field of Dreams threw out the first pitch before Friday nights Cedar Rapids Kernels (an Angels Affiliate) game at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Randy Olberding member of the Ghost team since the mid 90s was acompanied by team founder and manager Keith Rahe, Joe Scherrman, camera man and Steve Olberding, original member of the crew in the movie Field of Dreams.
The evening was part of promotional activities advertising "Patriot Night at the Ballpark" to be held in Dyersville July 19th. Keith Rahe spoke to the crowd of over 4,000 telling them the details of the Dyersville, IA event. During the 5th inning Keith and Joe were invited to 1450 KMRY AM Radio suite to talk with the dean of Midwest League broadcasters, John Rodgers. Keith and John Rogers talked between the play-by-play action.