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Angels win over Pirates in 11th

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The Detroit Lakes Angels escaped Wednesday evening with an 8-7 11-inning victory over visiting Perham, after a wild ending catapulted them back to .500 at 5-5.


After losing a 7-6 lead in the top of the ninth inning, the Angels were able to put runners at the corners with one out in the bottom of the 11th, still tied 7-7.

First-year Angels player and recent DLHS graduate, catcher Kirk McLeod, was able to make contact down the first base line.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.