Ethan Branum and Jake Eastman earned most valuable player honors in the Brainerd Parks and Recreation Department's fifth annual Pony League Midseason Classic at Bane Park on Thursday.
Branum spanked a three-run homer to help the American League squad to a 13-10, nine-inning victory over the National League.
The American League won the contest on a two-run homer by Billy Sather in the ninth inning.
Matt Ashburn, who won the second annual home run contest before the game, drilled a three-run homer for the American League. Ashburn hit three home runs in the pregame contest.
For the National League, Eastman went 2-for-3 with five RBI. Tommy Lyscio contributed with a 3-for-4 effort.
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