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Tribune file photos by Rand Middleton Fergus Falls’ Drew Reinertson is safe at second on a stolen base as the catcher’s throw comes in to Willmar shortstop Patrick Courtney in the second inning Thursday at Baker Field.

Prep baseball roundup: Willmar can’t snare Otters


WILLMAR — The Willmar Cardinals outhit visiting Fergus Falls 8 to 2 but fell 5-3.

How does that happen? Try four Willmar errors while the Otters were flawless in the field.

The visitors scored three times in the top of the second at Baker Field aided by two Willmar errors and a couple of wild pitches by Cole Christensen.

Other than that disaster, Christensen blanked the Otters over four innings though he hit three batters and walked a pair.

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