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Legion baseball: Post 15 swept in home doubleheader against Moorhead

Moorhead ran away with game two to complete a doubleheader sweep over Post 15.

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Joshua Goodspeed runs to first base after hitting a single in the second inning during game one of a doubleheader against Bemidji on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at the BSU baseball field.
Madelyn Haasken / Bemidji Pioner
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DETROIT LAKES – The Detroit Lakes legion baseball team suffered a pair of losses on Wednesday night at Washington Ballpark.

After Post 15 dropped game one 4-2, Moorhead ran away with game two, tagging Detroit Lakes in six out of seven innings in a 12-2 drubbing.

Post 15’s runs game in the third and seventh innings. Jordan Tucker drove in Bradly Swiers with a sacrifice fly. Joshua Goodspeed also scored on a passed ball.

Post 15 had an early lead in game one. After Moorhead struck first in the top of the third, Detroit Lakes got the run back and more in the bottom of the frame. Tucker singled in a run to tie the game before Jacob Thomas brought home Tucker with a base hit.

Moorhead evened the score in the top of the fourth in the second of four-straight one-run innings. Logan Adams pitched 6 and 1/3 innings, allowing 11 four earned runs on 11 hits and three walks. He also struck out two batters.

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GAME ONE

MOORHEAD 001 111 0 - 4

DETROIT LAKES 002 000 0 - 2

LP: Logan Adams (6.1IP, 11H, 4R, 4ER, 2K, 3BB)

GAME TWO

MOORHEAD 210 421 2 - 12

DETROIT LAKES 001 000 1 - 2

LP: Hunter Korth (4IP, 4H, 7R, 5ER, 1K, 5BB)

Related Topics: AMERICAN LEGIONDETROIT LAKESBASEBALL
Jared Rubado is the sports editor for the Detroit Lakes Tribune and the Perham Focus. He moved to the area in September of 2021 after covering sports for the Alexandria Echo Press for nearly three years. Jared graduated from the University of Augustana in 2018 with degrees in journalism and sports managment.
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