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Hartford baseball coach Jarrod Grassi, right, Hunter Grace, middle, and Matt Bing, left, spread clay on the infield of a new baseball field being built at the Maxfield Sports Complex in Hartford Tuesday, July 3, 2014. Construction of the complex is expected to be completed this fall and Grassi is hoping to be coaching games there in the spring of 2015. 
(Valley News - James M. Patterson)

Hartford baseball coach Jarrod Grassi, right, Hunter Grace, middle, and Matt Bing, left, spread clay on the infield of a new baseball field being built at the Maxfield Sports Complex in Hartford Tuesday, July 3, 2014. Construction of the complex is expected to be completed this fall and Grassi is hoping to be coaching games there in the spring of 2015. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Purchase photo reprints »

Hartford High and Hartford American Legion baseball coach Jarrod Grassi, right, spreads clay on the infield of a new baseball field being built at the Maxfield Sports Complex in Hartford with Matt Bing, left, and Hunter Grace, center, on Tuesday. Construction of the complex is expected to be completed this fall, and Grassi is hoping to be coaching games there in the spring of 2015.

Valley News — James M. Patterson