Roseville bragging rights on the line

Roseville bragging rights are on the line Wednesday afternoon at Midway Stadium. The Rosetown and Roseville East American Legion baseball teams meet at 5 p.m. in a Fourth District tournament elimination game.

The winner advances to the fourth round on Thursday while the loser packs up the gear for the summer.

Rosetown is the fifth seed and fell to the loser's bracket after dropping a 3-1 decision to fourth-seeded Maplewood Green on Tuesday.

Roseville East has played twice and has a 1-1 record in the tournament. Roseville, the ninth seed, opened the post-season on Monday with a 10-9 win over eighth-seeded Hamline Red. Top-seeded North St. Paul relegated Roseville to the loser's bracket with a 22-1 shellacking on Tuesday.

Fourth District American Legion baseball playoffs Seeds in parentheses First round (Single elimination) Game 1 - Roseville East 10, Hamline Red 9 Game 2 - White Bear Orange 6, Arcade-Phalen 1

Second round (Double elimination), Tuesday Game 3 - Maplewood Green 3, Rosetown 1 Game 4 - Tri-City Maroon 3, Hamline Purple 2 Game 5 - North St. Paul 22, Roseville East 1, 7 innings Game 6 - Tri-City Red 12, White Bear Orange 2, 8 innings

Third round, Wednesday Game 7 - Rosetown vs. Roseville East at Midway Stadium, 5 p.m. Game 8 - Hamline Purple vs. White Bear Orange at North St. Paul, 5 p.m. Game 9 - Maplewood Green vs. North St. Paul at North St. Paul, 8 p.m. Game 10 - Tri-City Maroon vs. Tri-City Red at Midway Stadium, 8 p.m.

Fourth round, Thursday Game 11 - Game 8 winner vs. Game 9 loser at North St. Paul, 5 p.m. Game 12 - Game 7 winner vs. Game 10 loser at Midway Stadium, 5 p.m. Game 13 - Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner at Midway Stadium, 8 p.m.

Fifth round, Friday at North St. Paul Game 14 - Game 11 winner vs. Game 12 winner, 5 p.m. Game 15 - Game 13 loser vs. Game 14 winner, 8 p.m.

Championship round, Saturday at North St. Paul Game 16 - Game 13 winner vs. Game 15 winner, 12 p.m. Game 17 - Game 13 winner vs. Game 15 winner, 3 p.m. (if necessary)

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