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August 9, 2016
Stingers showcase skills in Dreams game
MADISON—Seven members of the Willmar Stingers spent their off day in Madison playing in the Major League Dreams Showcase on Tuesday. Five of the six originally chosen (Eddie Estrada, Dylan Woods, Luke Becker, Danny Pardo and Ty Tice) started for the visiting team in the second...
August 9, 2016 - 10:36pm
August 8, 2016
Stingers can't close the deal
MADISON—The Willmar Stingers had a big home run but shaky relief pitching on the road was a problem once again as Madison grabbed the first game of a two-game Northwoods League series 5-4 on Monday. It was the first of four games the Stingers have in seven days against the Mallards,...
August 8, 2016 - 10:27pm
August 7, 2016
McMahan, Garza team on one-hitter in Stingers' victory
ROCKFORD, Ill.—Willmar Stingers Pearson McMahan and Anthony Garza combined to one-hit the Rockford Rivets in a 6-0 win on Sunday. McMahan was wildly masterful, striking out six in his eight innings of work. The original scorebook said he hadn't allowed a hit but a scoring review...
August 7, 2016 - 10:34pm
Relaxed and ready
It's always easy to find Greg Lambert on the baseball field. He's not the stereotypical hulking first baseman but his long blond hair, along...
August 7, 2016 - 10:02pm
August 5, 2016
Stingers thump Huskies
WILLMAR—The Willmar Stingers were down early but used a steady offensive barrage to beat Duluth 7-3 and complete a two-game sweep on Friday...
August 5, 2016 - 10:55pm
August 4, 2016
Stingers stop the streak
WILLMAR—The Willmar Stingers used a hit parade on Thursday to get one back in the win column against Duluth, beating the Huskies 8-3 at...
August 4, 2016 - 10:43pm
August 3, 2016
Stingers blow late lead
EAU CLAIRE—The Willmar Stingers spoiled a strong start from Caleb Arbeiter by allowing a walk-off walk to Eau Claire and losing 5-4 on Wednesday. The loss is the third in a row for the Stingers, which comes at a bad time as La Crosse is skyrocketing up the standings having...
August 3, 2016 - 11:20pm
August 2, 2016
Stingers offense goes cold in shutout loss to Eau Claire
EAU CLAIRE—Caleb Boushley tossed a four-hit shutout as the Stingers' offense struggled for the second straight game in a 4-0 loss at Eau Claire. Boushley struck out four and didn't walk anyone, and the Stingers only put multiple runners on base in one inning. After plating 14...
August 2, 2016 - 10:01pm
August 1, 2016
Stingers split with St. Cloud, remain 1.5 games out of first
ST. CLOUD—With a chance to take over first place in the Northwoods North, the Willmar Stingers couldn't string together timely hits at St. Cloud on Monday. After scoring seemingly at will in a 14-2 win in the first game of a doubleheader, Willmar plated just one in Game Two...
August 1, 2016 - 11:40pm
Rearming the Stingers
When a baseball team loses its top two starters and one of its top relievers late in the season, bad things tend to happen. The Willmar Stingers,...
August 1, 2016 - 11:38pm
July 31, 2016
Stingers split weekend series with Rivets
WILLMAR—One day before a critical doubleheader, the Willmar Stingers stumbled Sunday night, dropping a 9-4 game to Rockford. Ricardo Ramirez and Ryan Long each had home runs to lead the Rivets. After falling behind 5-0, the Stingers made things tight with two-run innings in...
July 31, 2016 - 10:59pm
July 29, 2016
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
WATERLOO—The Stingers got down early last night but their offense came up big in the middle innings, allowing them to coast to a 9-3 win and series sweep against Waterloo. Waterloo opened the scoring with a two-run second that featured a sacrifice fly and an RBI double from...
July 29, 2016 - 10:48pm
July 28, 2016
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
WATERLOO—A fast start offensively and strong pitching lifted the Stingers to a 6-2 Northwoods League win over Waterloo Thursday night....
July 28, 2016 - 10:59pm
July 27, 2016
Stingers can't catch Express
WILLMAR—The Stingers entered Wednesday's game on a hot streak and kept that going early on against Eau Claire on Wednesday, but the Express...
July 27, 2016 - 11:35pm
July 26, 2016
Stingers keep hot streak going
WILLMAR—The Willmar Stingers kept their hot streak going with a new victim on Tuesday, beating first-half champions Eau Claire 8-2 at Bill...
July 26, 2016 - 10:50pm