Eden Prairie still unbeaten in Legion baseball regional

  • Article by: STAFF and NEWS SERVICES
  • Updated: August 8, 2010 - 12:06 AM

Eden Prairie feasted on six errors and six walks by Festus (Mo.) to advance to the winners' bracket final in the American Legion Central Plains regional baseball tournament with a 9-8 victory on Saturday night in Blue Springs, Mo.

Eden Prairie (33-6) will play Dubuque (Iowa) at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Festus took an 8-7 lead in the top of the seventh before Eden Prairie rallied with two runs in the bottom of the inning, when Ryan Bredemeier and David Belusky scored on an error.

Lance Thonvold got the win in relief and Tim Miller earned the save. Belusky, Tyler Peterson and Matt Lintner each had two hits.

• In the Great Lakes Regional in Mattoon, Ill., Eagan stayed alive by pulling away for a 12-1 third-round victory over Tuscarawas County (Ohio).

Alex Johnson drove in four runs and Louie LaChapelle had four hits for Eagan (26-18), which will play Moline (Ill.) at 4 p.m. Sunday. Eagan starter Garrison Harris allowed three hits and an unearned run in eight innings.


• The Lincoln Saltdogs held on for a 6-5 victory over the visiting Saints, extending St. Paul's losing streak to six games.

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions


Atlanta - LP: A. Wood 0 FINAL
Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo 1
Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar 5 FINAL
Detroit - WP: J. Verlander 7
Toronto - LP: R. Dickey 0 FINAL
Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson 7
Seattle - LP: J. Beimel 6 FINAL
Texas - WP: P. Figueroa 8
Los Angeles - WP: H. Ryu 2 FINAL
San Francisco - LP: M. Bumgarner 1
Colorado - WP: F. Morales 3 FINAL
San Diego - LP: I. Kennedy 1
St. Louis - WP: A. Wainwright 8 FINAL
Washington - LP: T. Jordan 0
Milwaukee - LP: R. Wooten 2 FINAL
Pittsburgh - WP: E. Volquez 11
NY Yankees - WP: C. Sabathia 10 FINAL
Tampa Bay - LP: D. Price 2
Toronto - LP: S. Santos 5 FINAL
Minnesota - WP: C. Fien 9
Boston - WP: J. Lester 3 FINAL
Chicago WSox - LP: R. Belisario 1
Kansas City - WP: J. Shields 5 FINAL
Houston - LP: S. Feldman 1
Philadelphia 1 FINAL
NY Rangers 4
Chicago 3 FINAL(OT)
St. Louis 4
Minnesota 4 FINAL(OT)
Colorado 5
Los Angeles 3 FINAL
San Jose 6





question of the day

Poll: Can the Wild rally to win its playoff series against Colorado?

Weekly Question


Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters