June 7, 1970 Rick Sassaman pitches a shutout to lead Tamaqua to a 4-0 Schuylkill County Legion win over Pine Grove. Sassaman allows just a pair of early singles and tosses hitless ball over the game's final five innings. Ed Bednarz collects two hits, one of them a triple, and scores a run while Glenn Behr adds a hit and run scored. The winners, who score two runs in both the second and third frames, also receive a double off the bat of Joe Ames.
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Tuesday, June 7, 2011