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Nathan Bailey plays in first Native American All-Star baseball game

 

BANNER EVENT- La Conner High School baseball player Nathan Bailey proudly displays a Swinomish banner while at Truists Park in Atlanta for the first-ever Native American All-Star Showcase event last weekend. -Photo courtesy of Inez Bailey

La Conner High School baseball prospect Nathan Bailey made history last weekend.

Bailey was in Atlanta representing the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community at the first-ever Native American All-Star Showcase as one of 50 tribal high school players selected nationally to take part in a pro-style workout and compete in a marquee Sunday afternoon game.

Bailey blasted a run-scoring triple. The Atlanta Journal-American’s digital gallery posted a photograph of him running to third base.

The two-day event took place at Truist Park, home of the defending World Series champion Atlanta Braves, and...



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