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Kasson bounces Blues

Big second inning carries Kasson past Rochester in Twin Rivers League game

Post-Bulletin staff

Kasson rode an eight-run second inning to defeat the Rochester Blues 16-8 in Twin Rivers League amateur baseball on Wednesday at Hudson Field.

Greg Polt lasted just 11⁄3 innings for the Blues. He allowed eight runs, on just five hits, in the second inning while walking three.

"His control was just not there at all, not like it normally is," Blues player/manager Tom Jeznach said.

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The visiting Coyotes had 18 hits. Six different players had two or more hits. Matt Fish was 3-for-5 and drove in two runs.

"Kasson hit the ball hard," Jeznach.

The Blues lost despite hitting three home runs. Bryan Denisen had three extra-base hits. He was 3-for-5 with two runs score, two RBIs, a double, triple and home run.

Ronnie Olson was 3-for-5 with two runs scored, two RBIs, a double and a home run. Chad Jabary was 2-for-4 with a solo home run.

The Blues (6-7 overall, 6-3 Twin Rivers League) will play Hampton in Miesville today at 8 p.m.

KASSON 16, BLUES 8

Kasson 081 041 020 — 16 18 2

Blues 101 001 221 — 8 12 5

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WP: Matt Franke. LP: Greg Polt 11⁄3 IP, 5 H, 8 R, 6 ER, 3 BB, 1 K.

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