State News
1:53 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Sterling company features minor league baseball players in commericals

A Lumber Kings player featured in Wahl Clipper commercials. Credit: WVIK, Rockford, Il
When a northwestern Illinois company wanted to promote a new line of men's grooming products, it decided to use some "everyday guys" instead of professional models. And 50 miles away in eastern Iowa it found those "guys" - members of the Clinton Lumber Kings minor league baseball team.  IPR'S Herb Trix reports.