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Baseball: Tigers clear snow off their ball field

Pine River-Backus Baseball

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PR-B's Corbin Knapp uses a snowblower to clear the infield of the Tigers' field on Tuesday, April 11.
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PINE RIVER โ€” The Pine River-Backus baseball team took to the field on Tuesday, April 11, but not in the way a baseball team usually does.

The Tigers took advantage of the sunshine and 60-degree temperature to clear snow off the field, trading in their cleats and gloves for shovels and snowblowers.

The Tigers were finally scheduled to play a game on Monday and Tuesday, April 17-18, first in Sebeka and then at home against Blackduck.

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The Tigers used the sunshine and warm temperatures on Tuesday, April 11, 2023, as an excuse to clear the snow off of their baseball field.
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