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Alex Legion baseball: Post 87 sweeps Thief River Falls

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The Alexandria Post 87 baseball team used a couple solid pitching performances to secure 8-2 and 8-0 wins in Thief River Falls last Tuesday night.


Beau Backhaus and Chris Leary helped make the long drive worth it by tossing a couple gems. Leary allowed just one hit in six innings in the nightcap. He walked one and struck out two.

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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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