Gaither alum Mercado honored with jersey retirement

Gaither alum Mercado honored with jersey retirement

Gaither alum Mercado honored with jersey retirement By Jarrett Guthrie TAMPA – Oscar Mercado said he was honored to be at the place that “helped shape” who he is today. Mercado, who made his Major League debut last season with the Cleveland Indians and put together an...

Crest alum Pues had Big Dreams of a Mini-Fenway

  Recent Strawberry Crest grad Benny Pues (right) is congratulated at home plate by Chargers and wiffle ball Ballz Deep teammate Kade Manderscheid after hitting a home run at Pues’ MiniFenway field in Plant City.  By Jarrett Guthrie, editor PLANT CITY –...