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Tribune photo by Tom Larson Thunder Bay’s Dylan Becker, right, winces as his right leg buckles during a steal of second in the third inning of the Border Cats’ game against the Willmar Stingers on Wednesday at Bill Taunton Stadium in Willmar. Stingers’ shortstop Max Dutto, middle, tries unsuccessfully to get an out call from the base umpire.

Stingers rally past Cats on walk-off sacrifice fly


WILLMAR — With the bases loaded and a tie game in the bottom of the ninth, Steven Brault lofted a fly ball to the right fielder to score Max Dutto from third base and give the Willmar Stingers their third straight win, 4-3, over the Thunder Bay Border Cats on Wednesday at Bill Taunton Stadium.

Zack Tillery pitched three dominant innings, striking out five of the eight batters he faced to pick up the win in relief of starter Chris Kubitz.

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