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

Harold “Hep” Cronin

 
 
Harold "Hep" Cronin Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 26, 2014
1. Harold "Hep" Cronin Marker
Inscription.

While teaching and coaching high school basketball, he began his scouting career in 1966 as an Associate Scout for the Cincinnati area under Paul Snider. Cronin became a part-time Scout for three state areas in 1980 and scouted and signed several Major League players including Rookie of the Year David Justice in 1988. In 1988 he became a full-time Scout in charge of four states. He then moved on to East Coast Supervisor then Midwest Supervisor before becoming a National Supervisor in 2004. During his long career Cronin has scouted every facet of baseball from the Independent Leagues to the Major League.
 
Erected 2008 by Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame and the Goldklang Group.
 
Location. 44° 58.324′ N, 93° 10.496′ W. Marker is in Saint Paul, Minnesota, in Ramsey County. Touch for map. Marker is part of the Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1771 Energy Park Drive, Saint Paul MN 55108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Al Avila (here, next to this marker); Terry Reynolds (here, next to this marker); Kenneth Wayne Stauffer
Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium
(here, next to this marker); Tom Greenwade (here, next to this marker); Marti Wolever (here, next to this marker); Phil Rizzo (here, next to this marker); The Hamline Plaza (approx. 0.6 miles away); Welcome to Victoria Street Station (approx. 2.1 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. St. Paul Saints to Induct Harold Cronin into Scout Hall of Fame (May 12, 2008). (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Midway Stadium, St. Paul MN. (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Saint Paul Saints Official Website. (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Lowertown Ballpark, St. Paul MN. (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. The Goldklang Group
Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame at Midway Stadium
Markers in distance, beyond Snoopy's outstretched right hand
. (Submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 365 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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