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Post 15 goes 2-3 in W.C. Tourney

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Adam Thielen took a chance that would make most coaches cringe.

His stunt would have dismayed American Legion Post 15 coach Mitch McLeod, except that Thielen's gambit paid off.


Thielen stole home in the fifth inning of Detroit Lakes' 6-3 win over East Grand Forks on Sunday, scoring the last run of the final game of the Water Carnival tournament.

"I saw that the pitcher was taking a long windup, so I figured I could get there," Thielen said.

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