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Al Newman, member of the Minnesota Twins' World Series championship teams in 1987 and '91 throws out the first pitch before the Willmar Stingers game against the Rochester Honkers Thursday at Bill Taunton Stadium in Willmar. Tribune photo by T.J. Bartelt

Stingers win wild one


WILLMAR -- Thursday's game capped a wild Northwoods North Division baseball series.

The Willmar Stingers came back three times, including a two-run rally in the bottom of the 10th inning, to earn a series victory over the Rochester Honkers with a 6-5 win Thursday at Bill Taunton Stadium.

The Honkers won Tuesday's game 11-2, then the Stingers rebounded for a 14-4 victory.

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