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Brainerd Lakes Lunker John McLeod prepared to release a pitch Monday night again

On a hot night the Lunkers cool off


On one of the first real hot and humid nights of the summer the Brainerd Area Lunkers saw their own hot streak of four straight wins come to and end as the St. Cloud River Bats cooled off the Lunkers, defeating them 6-3 in the first of a three-game set in Northwoods League play Monday night at Mills Field.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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