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Roadrunners rally to defeat Stewartville

Post-Bulletin, Rochester MN

STEWARTVILLE — The Rochester Roadrunners received a late two-run rally and five solid innings of relief pitching from Reid Neumann to pick up a 4-2 amateur baseball victory over Stewartville/Racine on Friday.

Neumann allowed just one run and four hits while striking out six over the final five innings to pick up the win.

The Roadrunners (13-5 Twin Rivers League, 15-6 overall) scored two runs in the top of the eighth to snap a 2-2 tie. Matt Bologna led the Roadrunners, going 3-for-4 with a two-run double.

Josh Schultz was 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs for Stewartville/Racine.

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The Roadrunners open postseason play on Wednesday. Their opponent and game time has not yet been determined.

ROADRUNNERS 4, STEWARTVILLE 2

Roadrunners 000 002 020 — 4 8 0

Stewartville-Racine 100 010 000 — 2 9 0

Roadrunners: Matt Bologna 3-4, 2B, 2 RBIs. WP: Reid Neumann 5 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 6 K.

Stewartville-Racine: Josh Schultz 3-4, 2 2B, 2 RBIs. LP: Mark Benzik 7 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 9 K.

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