July 22, 1978 Blaine Dietz delivers an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to give Lehighton a 7-6 Pocono Mountain League walk-off victory over Kunkletown. Eric Snyder opens the 10th with a walk and steals second before Dietz comes through with his hit. Dietz finishes with four hits in the contest, while Denny Rehrig adds three. Danny Kunkle pitches all 10 innings for the mound win, not allowing a hit after the sixth frame. Kunkle, who also had a two-run single, walks two and strikes out six.
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