Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Monday, May 10, 1999
Valdez advances to finals in baseball event
Robert K. Valdez, age 10, formerly of Pecos, recently competed in the Shreveport
Captains Baseball Youth Skills Competition.
He was the winner in his age division and has advanced to the finals.
The finals will be held Saturday, July 24, at the Fairgrounds Field
on the Louisiana State Fairgrounds in Shreveport.
Valdez will compete against several kids from surrounding cities from
East Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas.
He has also received tickets to attend the Shreveport Captains Minor
League Baseball game, which is a Double-A Affiliate of the San Francisco
Valdez lives in Texarkana, and is the son of Lilia and Orlando Franco
and son of Tommy Valdez of Pecos.
His grandparents are Ruben and Julia Cazares and Mr. and Mrs. Tomas
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
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324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
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