As Maplewood Green’s Charlie Hilger (11) slides in, North St. Paul second baseman Adam Hildebrandt (7) relays the throw to first for the double play to end the inning. The 39’ers won 4-0 at the Hil-Murray Field June 30. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Maplewood Green shortstop Joseph Swanson gets the throw after a stolen base. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Gus Varland gets 10 strikeouts in shutout
In back-to-back American Legion baseball games, good pitching and timely hits helped lift the North St. Paul 39ers over the 3M Post No. 599 Maplewood Green.
In the first game played at Hill-Murray High School Field Monday, June 30, the 39ers shutdown the Green 4-0.
The North St. Paul American Legion Post 39 baseball team was locked in a pitchers’ duel with the White Bear Lake Post 168 Lakers before emerging a 3-2 winner in District IV league play at White Bear Lake High School Tuesday, June 24.