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Kids get chance to play with the pros at Fifth Third Field

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Most local young baseball fans would like to hit the field and play with the Mudhens.

On Saturday, kids got the chance to give it a try in the Pitch, Hit and Run Event with the Toledo Mud Hens. Seventy-five kids went head-to-head in four levels of competition.

Special Events Coordinator Emily Croll said, "The kids who come get a voucher for tonight's game and we like how the kids get to play on the field and then get to come down and watch the Mud Hens."

For kids who missed Saturday's competition, there will be another chance May 3rd at the Detweiler Youth Baseball Complex.
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