Be a true ‘krank' and support your team
Jun 16, 2015 11:01 AM -
It's nearly time to "lay that willow on that onion." No, it is not about cooking or gardening. Rather, "willow" refers to a " base ball" bat, "onion, apple, horsehide or pill" refers to the ball … at least it did in 1860. The McHenry County Historical Society and Grayslake Heritage Center are collaborating to stage a Civil War-era baseball game at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20, in Prairie Grove.