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Fister, Hunter Lead Tigers Over Twins 5-2

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Doug Fister held Minnesota hitless until the sixth inning and Torii Hunter connected for his 300th career home run, leading the Detroit Tigers over the Twins 5-2 Sunday. Fister (6-4) didn’t allow a baserunner until walking Ryan Doumit with two outs in the fourth inning, then lost his no-hit bid when...
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Post 8 Splits During Final Day of Hinseth Tournament

   RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team split in thier final two games of the Rich Hinseth Tournament hosted by Rapid City Post 22. In their first game on Sunday, Pierre was outscored by Albuquerque, New Mexico by a 16-8 score. But Pierre came back in their tournament...
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Post 8 Drubbed by Sioux Falls West at Hinseth Tournament

   RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team is 1 and 2 in their first three games of the Rich Hinseth tournament being hosted by Rapid City Post 22. Post 8 lost to Sioux Falls West 12-4 today. 5 errors in the game haunted Pierre as Sioux Falls West...
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Rattlers Defeat Sioux Falls Saints Twice on Saturday

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers Amateur baseball team won a pair of games Saturday at Hyde Stadium as they swept a doubleheader from the Sioux Falls Saints. The Rattlers won the opening game 9-4 and then took the nightcap 10-5. In the opener, Harry Decker was the winning pitcher allowing 8 hits...
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Miller Speedway Wraps Up Second Weekend of Races

   MILLER, S.D. – Miller Speedway held their second races of the season on Friday night highlighted by a special Cash Dash for the UCARs won by Curt Manning. The evening’s features started off with the Clark Pump N Pak UCARs. Bowdry Morris was the winner. Next up were the WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds. Tony...
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Rattlers Schedule Changes for Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers Amatuer baseball team’s scheduled has changed for this weekend.  Team General Manager Tom Magedenz says that Watertown will not be coming to Pierre and has cancelled their two games with the Rattlers and Sioux Falls Saints.  So, the Rattlers and Saints will play a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at...
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Post 8 Picks Up Win in Second Day of Hinseth Tournament in Rapid City

   RAPID CITY, S.D. – A 6 run 5th inning propelled Pierre Post 8 to a 9-1 win over Billings, Montana in Pierre’s second game of the Rich Hinseth Tournamnet hosted by Rapid City Post 22 on Friday. Cash Anderson started and picked up the win. Post 8 got back to back triples from...
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Tony Stewart to Race at Dirt Track in South Dakota

BRANDON, S.D. (AP) – Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart is scheduled to race at Huset’s Speedway near Brandon on July 3rd. Stewart will race a sprint car in a World of Outlaws event. It will be the first time he has raced a sprint car in South Dakota. Stewart started his career on dirt...
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Pierre Athletes Compete Well at State USATF Track Meet

   ABERDEEN, S.D. – Several local track and field competitors from Pierre competed in rainy and windy conditions last weekend at the 2013 USATF Dakotas Association Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships annual state meet in Aberdeen., 8 local runners placed in the meet led by freshman Jebben Keyes who placed first in two...
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Thursday Scoreboard

American Legion Baseball Watertown 8, Mitchell 1 Mitchell 3, Watertown 2 Meade, Co. 3, Pierre 2 Sioux Falls West 15, Mead, Co. 4 Bozeman, Mt. 6, Rapid City Post 22 1
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