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WILLMAR — With baseball season underway, former Willmar Stingers players are receiving their minor league assignments for 2014.

The Stingers had 23 alumni receive professional playing time in 2013 and they’re all expected to be back with their same organizations, led by Willmar native Jordan Smith who will make his double-A debut with the Akron Rubber Ducks in the Cleveland Indians system.

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Ben Brewster

Ben Brewster covers the Willmar Stingers and other area sports, as well as laying out the daily sports section cover for the West Central Tribune. Follow him on Twitter @benbrewster.

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