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50 Years Ago Today:
DES MOINES DEMONS 2
FOX CITIES FOXES..4
The Foxes scored three runs in the bottom of the first inning. Then, Arne Thorsland pitched a complete game and scattered 10 hits and three walks. Oh, and he struck out 14....FOURTEEN!
The Foxes are 71-43 and 9.5 games up on Sioux City in the Three-I League.
25 Years Ago Today:
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PEORIA CHIEFS..110 001 000 - 3 9 1
APPLETON FOXES 005 001 00x - 6 8 2
Tony Menendez won his twelfth game of the season as he went eight innings. The five run third was all he needed. Jerry Bertolani had a two-run triple as part of the big inning.
The Foxes are 78-43 on the season. They lead the Northern Division of the Midwest League by 12 games over second place Kenosha.