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AMATEUR BASEBALL: Shepherd's homer helps Lightning slam Blue Jays


Shepherd’s homer helps Lightning slam Blue Jays

UPSALA — Bronson Shepherd’s grand slam powered the Nisswa Lightning past the Upsala Blue Jays 13-3 in a Victory League game Sunday.

Highlights of Sunday’s other games:

• The Randall Cubs edged the Fort Ripley Rebels 8-7 in 11 innings, scoring on a wild pitch in the top of the 11th.

• Lance Herbst singled in the bottom of the 11th to give the Cuyuna Range Miners a 6-5 win over the St. Mathias Devils.

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