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Miners claim second-straight league championship

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BECKLEY (WVVA) - Though they've only been in existence for four years, the West Virginia Miners can now lay claim to two Prospect League championships.

The Miners grabbed their second-straight title Tuesday night with a 4-3 win over the Quincy Gems.

The Gems took an early 3-0 lead, but the Miners would storm back to tie the contest at 3-3 late.

The teams would head into extra innings, where, in the bottom of the 11th, Griffin Moore would single home the winning run – giving the Miners back-to-back league titles.

 

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