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Saint Paul in Ramsey County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Marti Wolever

 
 
Marti Wolever Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 26, 2014
1. Marti Wolever Marker
Inscription.  
Marti Wolever got his start in professional baseball when he was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 11th Round of the 1975 Amateur Draft. Wolever played Minor League baseball until 1978 when he returned to college to finish his degree.

Wolever returned to professional baseball in 1984 as an Area Scouting Supervisor with the Detroit Tigers for five years, then moved to the New York Yankees for two years, and following his stint with the Yankees he became the Midwest Crosschecker for the Chicago White Sox for the next two years. In 1993 Wolever became the National Crosschecker with the Philadelphia Phillies and in 2001 he assumed the position as the Director of Scouting with the Phillies, a position he holds going into the 2009 season.

In Wolever's 26 years plus in scouting he has assisted in the scouting, drafting, and signing of such players as Ryan Howard, the 2006 National League MVP, Cole Hamels, the 2009 [sic - 2008] World Series MVP, Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, Brett Myers, Pat Burrell, Craig Wilson, Kevin Ritz, Randy Nosek, Kevin Jordan and several others.

Wolever's greatest satisfaction has been the
Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium
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continuing support of his wife, children, and family and the lasting friendships that have evolved over the years with players, parents, and peers.
 
Erected 2009 by Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame and the Goldklang Group.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1975.
 
Location. 44° 58.324′ N, 93° 10.496′ W. Marker is in Saint Paul, Minnesota, in Ramsey County. Marker is part of the Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1771 Energy Park Drive, Saint Paul MN 55108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Al Avila (here, next to this marker); Terry Reynolds (here, next to this marker); Kenneth Wayne Stauffer (here, next to this marker); Tom Greenwade (here, next to this marker); Phil Rizzo (here, next to this marker); Harold "Hep" Cronin (here, next to this marker); The Hamline Plaza (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterinary Medicine (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saint Paul.
 
More about this marker. The Saint Paul Saints Baseball Club is moving to Lowertown Stadium in downtown Saint Paul. The Hall of Fame markers will likely be relocated to the new stadium, which will open for the 2015 season.
 
Also see . . .
1. Marti Wolever. Baseball Reference website entry (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Phillies' Scouting Director: 'I Think Overall We've Done A Good Job' (June 5, 2014). CBS3
Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium
Markers in distance, beyond Snoopy's outstretched right hand
Philly website entry (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

3. Midway Stadium Complex. St. Paul website entry (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

4. Saint Paul Saints. Official website homepage (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

5. The Goldklang Group. organization website homepage (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 555 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Jul. 3, 2022