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Sports Briefs: Former St. Francis High standout dominates on mound

Sports Briefs: Former St. Francis High standout dominates on mound

Bergman dazzling for Seattle

St. Francis High graduate Christian Bergman proved he could handle pitching in hitter-friendly Fenway Park during his latest start Sunday.

The former All-Area Baseball Player of the Year pitched seven scoreless innings and got four double-plays to propel the Seattle Mariners to a 5-0 win against the Boston Red Sox.

Bergman (2-2) yielded four hits, struck out two and walked two. He got a double-play in the first four innings.

“I can’t say enough about the effort he gave us today,” Seattle Manager Scott Servais told the Seattle Times. “He was throwing strikes and attacking the strike zone and that’s what you have to do in...

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