Baseball tourney helps the family of fallen hero

Braden VarneyWhen bad things happen, this region has a knack for stepping up.
An annual charity baseball tournament raised a few thousand dollars for a fallen firefighter this summer.
The baseball tournament, known as the ‘Scorcher in the Mountains,” was held in Clovis toward the end of July. The original plan was to donate proceeds from the game to CAL FIRE.
Organizers of the event, however, heard about the Ferguson Fire in Mariposa County. One of the tragedies during the fire was the loss of C...

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