Cary Post 67 hit six home runs in an 8-2 victory over Johnston County-based Post 71 Tuesday night in Game 2 of a second round American Legion Baseball playoff series. Post 67 now leads the best-of-five series, 2-0, and goes for the sweep Wednesday night at Cary High School. Game time is set for 8 p.m.
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