In 140 Characters or Less: For the second straight game the Bees beat the Skeeters in a tight one run game, taking this one 7-6.
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The Game Changed When… With the Skeeters down by one in the top of the ninth with one out, Shawn Gilblair induced a 4-6-3 double play to secure a series win for the Bees
Pitchers of Record: W: Anthony Marzi (3-1) | L: Sean Gallagher (7-7) | SV: Shawn Gilblair (8)
Player(s) of the Game: NBB: Anthony Marzi (4.2 IP, 0R, 2H) | Craig Maddox (2-4, 4RBI, R) | Sugar Land: Rene Tosoni (3-3, HR, 2R, 3RBI)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (50-56, 14-22 2nd half) vs. Sugar Land Skeeters (56-50, 21-15 2nd half)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: Jarret Leverett (3-5, 2.94) | Sugar Land: Roy Merritt (6-2, 3.01)
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Promotions: Tomorrow is Hardware City Family Fun-Day! New Britain Stadium is the place to bring the whole family on Sundays! Prior to the game, fans will be invited onto the field for an autograph session with the Bees. After the game, kids (and kids at heart) can take the field and Run the Bases!
Bees Buzz: Craig Maddox’s four RBIs brought him to 300 for his career…Tonight’s win was the 1,596th career win for Bees manager Stan Cliburn…This is the first Bees three-game winning streak since July 1st (Game 2)-3rd in Southern Maryland…Anthony Marzi has pitched 13.1 consecutive scoreless innings…
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 email@example.com, 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.