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The St. Paul Park and Hastings Legion baseball game at Miesville's famous Jack Ruhr Stadium on Saturday, July 9, was canceled so the grounds crew could mow the field. Submitted photo

'Mowed out': St. Paul Park, Hastings Legion game canceled so field could be mowed


Minnesotans get used to sporting events being called off due to rain, lightning, snow or even a collapsed roof.

But having a baseball game stopped in order to cut the grass? Now that's a new one.

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Patrick Johnson
Patrick Johnson has been the South Washington County Bulletin’s sports editor since 2008. He reports on and oversees coverage of high school and amateur sports in south Washington County and Woodbury. Prior to joining the Bulletin, Johnson worked for other Twin Cities suburban newspapers. He is a University of Minnesota graduate.
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