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50 Years Ago Today:
DES MOINES DEMONS 6
FOX CITIES FOXES..4
ATTENDANCE: 5,212 for Union and Employee Booster Night
The Demons scored three in the 5th inning to erase a 4-2 Foxes lead.
It was also announced that the Foxes had renewed their agreement with the Baltimore Orioles for 1961.
Fox Cities is 70-43 on the season and they are still nine games up on Sioux City.
25 Years Ago Today:
SPRINGFIELD CARDINALS 000 020 200 1 - 5 10 2
APPLETON FOXES........100 102 000 0 - 4..7 1
The Foxes stranded 11 runners in the game. According to the Post-Crescent story, eight of the 11 runners were stranded in scoring position. Appleton hitters struck out eight times, six times with runners in scoring position.
The Foxes are 77-43. They lead second place Kenosha by 11 games in the Northern Division of the Midwest League.