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LI Ducks' Bryant Nelson hits an RBI sacrifice (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

LI Ducks' Bryant Nelson hits an RBI sacrifice fly to centerfield in the bottom of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

Atlantic League playoffs: Ducks vs. Blue Crabs

The Ducks swept the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, 3-0, in the Liberty Division Championship Series.

Southern Maryland's Brian Barton hits a stand-up double
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Southern Maryland's Brian Barton hits a stand-up double to center field in the top of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

LI Ducks starting pitcher Shaun Garceau delivers in
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LI Ducks starting pitcher Shaun Garceau delivers in the top of the first. (Sept. 19, 2013)

LI Ducks' Adam Bailey hits a single to
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LI Ducks' Adam Bailey hits a single to right in the bottom of the fourth. (Sept. 19, 2013)

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LI Ducks starting pitcher Shaun Garceau delivers in
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LI Ducks starting pitcher Shaun Garceau delivers in the top of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

LI Ducks' Bryant Nelson hits an RBI sacrifice
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LI Ducks' Bryant Nelson hits an RBI sacrifice fly to centerfield in the bottom of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

Southern Maryland's Renny Osuna hits an RBI single
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Southern Maryland's Renny Osuna hits an RBI single to deep center, scoring Brian Barton from second in the top of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

LI Ducks' Lew Ford hits an infield grounder
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LI Ducks' Lew Ford hits an infield grounder in the bottom of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

LI Ducks' Lew Ford hits a long fly
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LI Ducks' Lew Ford hits a long fly ball for an out to right field in the bottom of the first. (Sept. 19, 2013)

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LI Ducks' Josh Barfield launches a deep fly
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LI Ducks' Josh Barfield launches a deep fly to center field for the RBI sacrifice in the bottom of the third. (Sept. 19, 2013)

Ducks second baseman Josh Barfield forces Southern Maryland's
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Ducks second baseman Josh Barfield forces Southern Maryland's Jake Opitz at second as part of a double play in the top of the second inning. (Sept. 18, 2013)

A young fan joins the towel wavers after
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A young fan joins the towel wavers after a hit by the Ducks in the second inning. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Quackerjack charges up the fans on the visitors
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Quackerjack charges up the fans on the visitors dugout. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks' mascot Quackerjack warms up the crowd in
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Ducks' mascot Quackerjack warms up the crowd in the beginning of the game. (Sept. 18, 2013)

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Ducks starting pitcher John Brownell delivers in the
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Ducks starting pitcher John Brownell delivers in the top of the first. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Southern Maryland starting pitcher Gaby Hernandez delivers a
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Southern Maryland starting pitcher Gaby Hernandez delivers a pitch in the bottom of the first. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks' Bill Hall does a dance at home
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Ducks' Bill Hall does a dance at home in honor of teammate Bryant Nelson's solo homer in the bottom of the fifth. (Sept. 18, 2013)

A young fan waches the action from the
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A young fan waches the action from the promenade level. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks starting pitcher John Brownell delivers in the
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Ducks starting pitcher John Brownell delivers in the top of the first. (Sept. 18, 2013)

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Ducks' Bryant Nelson touches home with a flourish
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Ducks' Bryant Nelson touches home with a flourish after a solo homer in the bottom of the fifth. (Sept. 18, 2013)

A young fan waves two towels in hope
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A young fan waves two towels in hope of attracting the cameraman. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks' Bryant Nelson rounds the bases after a
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Ducks' Bryant Nelson rounds the bases after a solo homer in the bottom of the fifth. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks starting pitcher John Brownell delivers in the
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Ducks starting pitcher John Brownell delivers in the top of the sixth. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks' Adam Bailey connects for a solo homer
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Ducks' Adam Bailey connects for a solo homer in the bottom of the sixth. (Sept. 18, 2013)

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Ducks' Adam Bailey rounds the bases after hitting
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Ducks' Adam Bailey rounds the bases after hitting a solo homer in the bottom of the sixth. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks' Bill Hall (6) hits a hard grounder
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Ducks' Bill Hall (6) hits a hard grounder up the third-base line for a single in the bottom of the second. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks shortstop Dan Lyons throws to first to
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Ducks shortstop Dan Lyons throws to first to try and get Southern Maryland's Donnie Web. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks' first baseman Ryan Strieby hits an RBI
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Ducks' first baseman Ryan Strieby hits an RBI double to deep center field in the bottom of the second. (Sept. 18, 2013)

Ducks fans wave their towels after a score
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Ducks fans wave their towels after a score in the bottom of the second. (Sept. 18, 2013)

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Southern Maryland's Renny Osuna breaks his bat on
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Southern Maryland's Renny Osuna breaks his bat on a ground out to the infield in the top of the third. (Sept. 18, 2013)

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