July 14, 1947 Lansford races to a 13-0 lead against Nesquehoning and then barely hangs on to gain a 13-11 legion win. Bernie Babinetz bangs out three hits, one a double, and scores two runs for Lansford. The winners also receive two hits and three runs scored from Paul Vitek while Johnny Solak aids the victory with a pair of hits and a run. For Nesquehoning, Lou Higgins finishes with two hits - one of them a three-run homer.
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Thursday, July 14, 2011