Salem ends Mt. Vernon's season
A sacrifice fly made the difference in Salem's 1-0 win against the Post 141 Junior Legion team Monday.
Breese shuts down Mt. Vernon
Post 141's Junior Legion team lost 4-0 to the Breese Gray Post 976 squad on Sunday in the district title game.
Juniors top Salem
An early lead and strong pitching propelled the Post 141 Junior Legion team to a 3-1 win over Salem in the district tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon.
- Lyday shuts out Bluford MT. VERNON — Jeremiah Lyday went the distance and Mt. Vernon’s Jr. Legion squad did just enough offensively to advance in the district tournament at Brennan Klein Field on Friday.Lyday scattered three hits and recorded six strikeouts as Post 141 shut
Holliday powers Cardinals past Dodgers, 3-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Basketball camp concludes at Changnon
About 75 kids in the Mt. Vernon region participated in an offensive skills basketball camp this week at Changnon Gym.
Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game
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Post 141 falls at Centralia
CENTRALIA — Centralia broke a 6-6 deadlock with a four-run outburst in the seventh inning to take a 10-7 West Division Senior Legion victory over Mt. Vernon on Tuesday.
Brewers maintain lead heading to break
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The end of a seven-game losing streak lifted the spirits of the Milwaukee Brewers.
Cardinals rally from 6 down, beat Brewers 7-6
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