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Louis "Butch" Kappes

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A member of the 1938 national champion Lettuce Kings of Phoenix, he was one of the most outstanding second baseman, was one of the state’s finest hitters and was voted regional honors while playing for some of Arizona’s greatest teams. In addition to playing for A. J. Bayless, Travis Cafe and Tom’s Tavern, all nationally ranked teams, he also found time to manage a girl’s softball team during the 1930s