The Brainerd Bees stopped a 10-game losing streak with a 4-3 win over the Bemidji Mudcats in exhibition amateur baseball Tuesday.
Kevin Peterson was 2-for-3 with three RBIs, including a 2-run single and a bases-loaded walk.
Tate Rusk was 2-5 with a double and two runs, Kyle Crocker 2-5, Joel Martin 1-5 with two runs and Jaron Hanson 1-3 with an RBI.
Chris Smolke pitched all nine innings for the win. He allowed eight hits and two earned runs, struck out two and walked three.
Bees 4 9 2
Bemidji 3 8 2
WP: Chris Smolke. Next: Bees at Sauk Rapids Cyclones 6 p.m. Thursday.
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