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Bedford All Stars Defeat Tennessee

Last updated on Tuesday, August 13, 2013

(TAYLOR, Mich.) - .Bedford 13 & 14-year old All-Stars defeated Tennessee this afternoon after coming from behind 6 to 4.

Monday's massive thunderstorms forced postponements of three of the four games and forced Junior League World Series officials to issue a revised schedule. Bedford All Stars took the field at 2:45 p.m.

Going into the top of the 2nd inning Tennessee was leading 2 to 0 over Bedford All Stars.

Going into the bottom of the 2nd Bedford All Stars bring in a run and the score is now Tennessee 2 to 1.

Then going into the 4th inning the score is Tennessee 4 to 1 over Bedford All Stars.

After 5 innings of play the score remains at Tennessee 4 to 1 over Bedford All Stars

In the top of the 6th bases were loaded with no outs. The score is Tennessee 4, Bedford All Stars 4.

Going into the bottom of the 6th inning score is Bedford All Stars 6 to 4 over Tennessee.

Going into the bottom of the 7th Bedford All Stars hold a 6 to 4 lead. Can Bedford hold Tennessee off for their last time at bat?

And they did Bedford All Stars win 6 to 4 over Tennessee.

In the only contest played Monday, Louisiana improved to 2-0 with a 5-0 victory over New York. Tournament officials faced steady rain until about 2:30 p.m., when they removed the tarp and were able to get the field ready for New York-Louisiana game, but shortly after that game concluded a huge thunderstorm rolled in and ended any hope of continuing play.

The new schedule for Wednesday has Puerto Rico facing Chinese Taipei at 9 a.m.; Arizona against New York at noon; Puerto Rico meeting Czech Republic at 2:45 p.m.; Indiana facing Arizona at 5:30; and Tennessee meeting New York at 8:15 p.m..

Thursday's revised slate features Chinese Taipei against Curacao at 9 a.m.; Indiana versus New York at noon; Czech Republic against Curacao at 2:45 p.m.; Canada facing Chinese Taipei at 5:30 p.m.; and Louisiana against Arizona at 8:15 p.m..

The International vs. United States games start on Friday, with USA No.5 seed challenging International 5 seed in the opener. The No.4 seeds face off in the second consolation game, with the No.3 seeds to follow.

The top two seeds in the International bracket vie at 4 p.m., Friday, with the winner advancing to the world championship game. The top two U.S. seeds duel at 7 p.m., for the United States championship.

On Saturday, the U.S. and International second-place teams meet in the morning consolation, followed by the JLWS Home Run Derby.

The world championship game between the International and U.S. champions is scheduled for 2 p.m., followed by the awards presentation.

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