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Dressed in their pink "We Believe" clothing for "Tough Enough to Wear Pink" night, Walla Walla Sweets host family Mike (right) and Vicki Johnson talk to their player, Sweets' catcher Josh Daniel, before a July game.

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Local families offer up a a ‘Sweet' home for the Sweets ballplayers

About 30 local families volunteered to house and feed the Sweets for the summer — and to bring another kid into their families.

WALLA WALLA — For some, they were the boys of summer, fun to cheer on or commiserate with, then go home and forget until the next game.But for another group in town, the Walla Walla Sweets were the boys at the dinner table and their own 'baseball angels.”


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