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Friday, August 13 2010 09:00

The Arizona Firebirds’ run in the Connie Mack World Series ended Thursday in Farmington. N.M.with an 8-2 loss to the Midland Redskins.

The Redskins, from the Cincinnati area, are the defending champions and the only undefeated team in the tournament. They will go to the title round Friday having two chances to beat the DBAT Mustangs for the championship. DBAT, from Dallas area, must win twice to win the crown.

Michael Mancuso and Carson Fulmer combined to hold the Firebirds to four hits.

James McDonald singled in the third inning for the Firebirds, driving in Russell Vaughan to cut the Redskins lead to 2-1. Midland then broke open the game with a four-run rally in the bottom of the inning.

The Firebirds scored their second run in the sixth when McDonald led off with a single and eventually scored on Ryan Casillas’ groundout.

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The Arizona Firebirds’ run in the Connie Mack World Series ended Thursday with an 8-2 loss to the Midland Redskins.

The Redskins, from the Cincinnati area, are the defending champions and the only undefeated team in the tournament. They will go to the title round Friday having two chances to beat the DBAT Mustangs for the championship. DBAT, from Dallas area, must win twice to the crown.

Michael Mancuso and Carson Fulmer combined to hold the Firebirds to four hits.

James McDonald singled in the third inning for the Firebirds, driving in Russell Vaughan to cut the Redskins lead to 2-1.

Midland broke open the game with a four-run rally in the bottom of the inning.

The Firebirds scored their second run in the sixth when McDonald led off with a single and eventually scored on Ryan Casillas’ groundout.

 
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