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Skills Competition Hosted by Major League Baseball

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Future hall-of-famers showed off their baseball skills at Tatley Park in Bismarck this afternoon. 

Pitch, Hit and Run is the official skills competition hosted by Major League Baseball. The free program has kids ages seven through 14 compete within their individual age groups in competitions that recognize individual talent in core baseball skills. Running, hitting and pitching are the skills tested and while having fun some kids noticed how the wind affected their favorite skills. 
"The running kind of helps when the wind is with you and the pitching not so much with wind," says competitor, Mackenzie Boone. 

The individual Pitching, Hitting and Running Champions, along with the All-Around Champion in each age and gender group at the local competition will be awarded and advance to the Sectional Level of Competition. 
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