DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) -A Decatur baseball legend is making it his mission to keep baseball alive and well.

Roe Skidmore attended a Decatur baseball summer camp at Johns Hill Park. Skidmore signed baseball cards and had a few pointers for the kids.

Skidmore is known for being one of the few players to have a perfect career batting record. He got a hit in his one and only major league plate appearance with the Chicago Cubs.

Skidmore also spent a decade playing for minor league teams.

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