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updated: 8/26/2012 6:16 PM

Burlington stings Cougars with 7-6 win

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By Daily Herald News Services

A constant light rain showered the Kane County Cougars and Burlington Bees on Sunday afternoon at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, but it was Burlington who dried off with a 7-6 victory.

Burlington (66-65, 34-28) grabbed the lead with 3 runs in the top of the second against starter Jason Mitchell.

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Chris Lamb cruised through the first four innings for the Bees but sputtered in the fifth as the Cougars (65-67, 31-31) picked up a pair of runs. In the sixth, the Cougars cashed in on 4 walks to take the lead for the first time.

Burlington's winning rally came in the seventh on 4 walks and a pair of singles.

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