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Yankees claim crown in AAA Championship battle

The Yankees, winners of the Bainbridge Island Little League AAA Championship, with their trophy.  The Yankees defeated the Mets 8-7 for the win.  - Photo courtesy of Bainbridge Island Little League
The Yankees, winners of the Bainbridge Island Little League AAA Championship, with their trophy. The Yankees defeated the Mets 8-7 for the win.
— image credit: Photo courtesy of Bainbridge Island Little League

In a closely contested championship game between the Yankees and the Mets, the Yankees hung on to win 8-7 in the AAA Championship game in the Bainbridge Island Little League.

Both teams attacked and counter attacked each other throughout the closely played game, and both teams displayed a great amount of character with timely hitting and defense playing important in the outcome.

The Yankees persevered, however, and pulled out the victory in the end with a great game to culminate the AAA season.

 

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