BULLPEN TOSSES 4 SCORELESS INNINGS IN 3-2 WIN
In 140 Characters or Less: Bees end 4 game losing streak with victory over Long Island! Rubber match of the series tomorrow at 1:35 PM! #ItsBetterWithTheBees
The Game Changed When… The Bees came to bat in the top half of the 4th inning, down 2-0, sending seven batters to the plate. Jovan Rosa, Craig Maddox, and Conor Bierfeldt each drove in a run in the inning to give New Britain a 3-2 lead, which they would hold through the rest of the game.
Pitchers of Record: W: Dupra (2-0) | L: Melville (0-1) | SV: Beimel (2)
Player(s) of the Game: Jovan Rosa (New Britain) – 1-4, 1 R, 1 RBI | Angelo Songco (Long Island) – 2-4, 1 R, 2 RBI
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (3-5) at Long Island Ducks (4-5)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: Anthony Marzi (0-1, 12.00) | Long Island: Matt Larkins (0-0, 0.00)
Home Tickets: BUY HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
Broadcast: The Bees’ Official YouTube Channel (youtube.com/NewBritainBees) and Facebook Live (facebook.com/newbritainbees), starting at 1:20 PM.
Bees Buzz: Each of the three Bees wins this season have come during weekend games…James Skelton leads the Atlantic League in walks after drawing 2 tonight to give him 9 on the season…Jovan Rosa extended his consecutive games played for the Bees streak to 149…Craig Maddox and Steve Carrillo both extend their on base streaks to 8 consecutive games…New Britain is now 3-0 when having the lead after 7 innings of play.
About the New Britain Bees
The New Britain Bees are in their second season of play as a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and play at New Britain Stadium. Tickets for the 2017 season are available by calling 860-826-BEES (2337), online at NBBees.com, or by visiting the New Britain Stadium Box Office.
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