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Hudson River Rats player-manager Jason Hollar is greeted by his teammates after hitting a home run in a 4-1 victory over the Elmwood Expos July 20 at Grandview Park. The River Rats open post-season play this Saturday, Aug. 9, at 3 p.m. in Hallie against the Whitehall Wolves. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Bob Burrows)

Hudson River Rats hope to ride momentum into state playoffs

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Hudson River Rats player-manager Jason Hollar called 2014 an interesting year for the team, but definitely not an easy one.

After qualifying for the 2013 Wisconsin Baseball Association playoffs, the 2014 River Rats opened 2014 with a pedestrian 3-3 record in St. Croix Valley Baseball League play before winning six of their final nine games to earn their second straight postseason berth.


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Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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