In 140 Characters or Less: It was the Cole Garner show as he hit two home runs and drove in five in the Bees’ 8-1 win over the Barnstormers.
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The Game Changed When… Cole Garner, in his first game as a Bee, hit his second home run of the game in the fourth inning to double the Bees’ lead and provided more than enough cushion for Kyle Simon.
Pitchers of Record: W: NBB-Kyle Simon (6-5) | L: LAN- Kelvin De La Cruz (5-3)
Player(s) of the Game: NBB: Cole Garner (2-4, 2R, 2HR, 5RBI) | Kyle Simon (8.1 IP, 4K, 1R) | Craig Maddox (2-4, 2R)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (47-53, 11-19 2nd half) at York Revolution (56-42, 16-12 2nd half)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: Mike Lee (4-5, 5.18) | York: TBA
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Bees Buzz: Jonathan Roof extended his on-base streak to seven games…In his last two starts against Lancaster, Kyle Simon has pitched at least eight innings each time and allowed just three earned runs…Cole Garner is now the fifth Bees player to hit mutliple home runs in a game…
About the New Britain Bees
The New Britain Bees are in their inaugural season of play as a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and play at New Britain Stadium. For further information or to reserve seats, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 860-826-BEES (2337), or visit NBBees.com
About the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB)
The Atlantic League has been a leader in professional baseball and a gateway to Major League Baseball since 1998. Over 35 million fans have attended Atlantic League games and more than 800 players and 50 managers and coaches have joined MLB organizations directly from the ALPB. The Atlantic League emphasizes winning baseball games, showcasing the talent of top-caliber players and offering affordable family entertainment to metropolitan markets serving nearly 15% of the US population.