In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees’ bats were silenced by the pitching of Will Oliver as the Patriots came away with a 7-0 victory and series win.
Emoji Recap: 😡😢| 🔵🦀 tomorrow
The Game Changed When…: …Eric Farris launched a two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning to give the Patriots a quick 2-0 lead, setting the tone early and forcing the Bees to play from behind the entire game.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Will Oliver (6-2) | L: Nate Roe (5-2)
Player(s) of the Game: SOM Robert Kral (2-3, 3B, HR, 3RBI, BB, 2R) | SOM Will Oliver (7IP, 5H, 0R, 9K) | NB Anthony Marzi (3IP, 3H, R, K)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (68-65, 32-31, 2nd half) at Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (54-78, 28-34 2nd half)
Pitching Matchups – NB: TBA | SM: TBA
Bees Home Tickets: CLICK HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
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Bees Buzz: Steve Carrillo’s lone hit this afternoon puts him at 299 hits for his career…Greg Golson extended his hitting streak to four games with one hit today…The Bees’ loss drops the team four games in back of Somerset for the division, while the team remains at least a game out of a wild card spot…
About the New Britain Bees
The New Britain Bees are members of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and are in their inaugural season of play at New Britain Stadium. Tickets for the 2017 season, as well as all remaining 2016 home games, are available by calling 860-826-BEES (2337), online at NBBees.com, or by visiting the New Britain Stadium Box Office.
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.
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