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Post 15’s Taylor Magnuson (10) slides into second base during a recent home game. Post 15 has struggled with filling out a full roster this season for various reasons. BRIAN BASHAM/RECORD

Numbers game hurting DL’s Legion Post 15 team

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Participation numbers have not been an issue for the Detroit Lakes American Legion baseball team.

That changed this summer.

Last weekend during the F-M Invitational, Detroit Lakes needed to add two players to its roster in order to avoid playing short-handed.


Detroit Lakes was 0-5 during the tournament and had to be creative filling out its lineup card. Several of the team’s 15 players were either unavailable or injured.

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