Muskies head to state baseball tourney; Joes eliminated

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The Sartell Muskies play in the first round of the state Class C amateur baseball tournament Saturday, Aug. 11, at Shakopee. The Muskies play Carver at 7:30 p.m. The Muskies beat the Cold Spring Rockies 9-0 on Aug. 10 before losing to Kimball 6-5 on Aug. 12 in the regional tournament. The St. Joseph Joes were eliminated in the regional

Joes begin state baseball tournament run

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by Dave DeMars The St. Joseph Joes have not been idle these past few weeks. They have been swinging the bat well according to Manager Pat Schneider, and pitching has been in top form. And that helped to put them in the middle of the dogfight for a league title. Joes take second-place honors in Sauk Valley league, losing

Muskie baseball roundup

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by Dave DeMars Sartell Muskie bats pound the Becker Bandits 14-0 John Schumer was the winning pitcher June 6 as he pitched six innings and gave up two hits while striking out seven in a lopsided 14-0 shutout against the Becker Bandits. The Muskie bats were merciless and scored four runs in the first inning. They failed to score

St. Joseph baseball roundup

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by Dave DeMars The Joes hammer Avon 9-4 Brandon Bloch went 4-4 at the plate and led the St. Joseph Joes to a 9-4 win over the Avon Lakers. Bloch drove in three runs for the Joes. “He’s been hitting the ball well,” said Joes Manager Pat Schneider. “It shows his leadership. He’s a solid ballplayer.” Tanner Aleshire also

Muskies wallop Lumberjacks 13-4 in first HOF game

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by Dave DeMars June 20 was a perfect night for baseball and the Sartell Muskies took advantage of that fact by crushing the Foley Lumberjacks 13-4 in the first Hall of Fame game. Prior to the beginning of the game, the Muskies honored five couples because the spouses of former players had as much to do with the success

Muskie baseball round-up

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by Dave DeMars Muskies wallop Albertville 11-0 The June 13 midweek game saw the Sartell Muskies whup the tar out of the ball and the Albertville Villains in Albertville as the Muskies scattered 18 hits and collected 11 runs. The Muskies jumped out to a 1-0 lead but added six runs in the second and four in the third

St. Joseph baseball roundup

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by Dave DeMars St. Joseph shut out Becker Bandits 6-0 Jack Atkinson pitched a one-hit smoothie against the Becker Bandits on June 10. Atkinson was masterful on the mound striking out seven and giving two walks while allowing only one hit in eight innings. Hunter Blommer covered the ninth and finished the game. The St. Joseph bats gave ample