In the spring of 2012, the City of Dana Point and Dana Point Youth Baseball officials renamed the Mustang Field (the front baseball field at the Dana Point Community Center on Del Obispo) to the Gene Burrus Ballfield. For more details click the link http://www.danapointtimes.com/a-field-of-genes-dana-point-renames-ballfield-in-announcer-gene-burrus-honor
Gene Burrus - "The Voice of Dana Point Youth Baseball" (Photo credit: Andrea Swayne)
Worn on jersey sleeves during the Spring 2016 season
Gene Burrus, a major supporter and longtime "Voice of Dana Point Youth Baseball", passed away on October 21, 2015.
Gene touched so many baseball families that the Mustang Field at the Dana Point Community Center was dedicated to him in 2012.
During the Spring 2016 season, DPYB commemorated Gene by wearing "GB" insignias on their jersey sleeve.
He will be remembered.
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