The Grand Rapids American Legion Post 60 American Legion Baseball team raced out to a 2-0 mark to start the season with wins over Proctor and West Duluth. Against West Duluth, Grand Rapids rolled to an 11-1 win.
Grand Rapids used two big three-run innings to put the game away as they scored three runs in each of the fourth and the seventh innings in the win.
Kyle Stram picked up the win on the mound. He allowed one run in four innings of work. He struck out three and walked two.
At the plate, Tanner Shepard had two hits including a double and two runs batted in. Nick Johnson had three hits and a run batted in. John Baker had two hits, two runs scored and an RBI. Jackson Gessell had two hits in the game as well.