American Legion Baseball | Kasson 4, Eagles 2

The Rochester Eagles dropped their American Legion opening game on Wednesday, falling to Kasson 4-2 at Hudson Field.

Kasson rode the starting pitching of Ben Oertli to the win. He and Trevor Larsen combined to allow just six hits, and their team played error-free behind them. Oertli and Zach Lentz each had two hits for Kasson.

The Eagles got a strong pitching performance from Eric Bieniek.

Lourdes plays Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Zumbrota.

Kasson 030 001 0 — 4 7 0


Eagles 001 010 0 — 2 6 1

WP: Ben Oertli. Save: Trevor Larsen. LP: Eric Bieniek.

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