Maurice Clarett and Jim Tressel were a compelling duo at Ohio State.
But the roots of the alleged scandal -- and the relationship between player and coach -- can be found far from campus, three hours away by car in the northeast corner of a politically and athletically red state.
And before that, there were the Tubers, the Ohio Works and the Little Giants. 14 is the New York-Penn League All-Star Game at Eastwood Field in Niles, home for the Indians’ short-season A affiliate, the Mahoning Valley Scrappers. It was the first minor-league baseball game played in the Mahoning Valley since 1951.
The Scrappers started play in 1999, with players like Victor Martinez and C. But prior to that, the area, like most of Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania, was a hotbed for minor-league baseball.
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Pre-Dating Speed Dating Singles Events in Ohio Pre-Dating not only holds monthly events in many Ohio cities, our 70 Speed Dating Event Coordinators hold our fast-paced singles events in over 100 cities in the US and Canada.Editors Note: This story originally ran on on November 12, 2004.YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Columbus, Ohio, is aflame now with the confessions and allegations of a former college player who was living like a pro before he ever turned pro, in the midst of a selectively aware head coach who rode the running back's talents to a national championship.The teams played their home games at Wright Field, an open area just outside downtown which was also home to a semi-pro football team, the Youngstown Patricians.The Patricians had some success in the 1910s, but folded after its players were poached just before the American Professional Football Association (the forerunner of the NFL) was founded in a Canton car dealership in 1920.