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Author:  J Kaufman [ Sat Jul 07, 2012 9:22 am ]
Post subject:  Norts spews

When the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, he writes not that you've won or lost, but whether you played the game in the first place.

Dickson City shuts out Moscow in Legion play

Adam Sosnowski fired a two-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts to lead Dickson City Post 665 to a 1-0 win over Moscow Post 579 in a District 11 Senior Legion baseball game on Saturday.

Justin King had two hits and drove in Sosnowski for the game's only run in the third inning.

Alex Gentile and Randy Darrow had the hits for Moscow.
[Scranton Times-Tribune, July 1]

Fake box score reported to newspaper leads to suspension of American Legion manager

The president of District 11 American Legion Baseball and manager of Dickson City Post 665 has been suspended for concocting a box score - including fake statistics for players - of a game that was never played.
[Scranton Times-Tribune, July 4] hat tip: Jim Romenesko

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