The Hartford-Humboldt Wood Ducks fell to the Dell Rapids Mudcats in Cornbelt League action on Sunday, June 13th by a score of 15-8.
Dell Rapids got two runs in the top of the first inning. The Wood Ducks got a run back in the bottom of the second when Phil Madsen scored on a wild pitch. Dell Rapids scored another run in the fourth and two more in the fifth for a 5-1 lead.
The sixth inning became interesting for both teams. Dell Rapids scored seven times in the top of the inning to go ahead 12-1, but the Wood Ducks avoided the 10-run rule by scoring six times themselves to cut the lead to 12-7.
The Mudcats, however, scored another two runs in the seventh, and one more in the top of the night while the Wood Ducks were only able to get one more run in the bottom of the ninth.
Madsen and Austin King both had a double and a single in the game. Nathan Adrian and Tyler Lundborg each had a single. Blake Svoboda took the loss.