ROSA COLLECTS 3 HITS IN 9-2 LOSS TO REVOLUTION
In 140 Characters or Less: Conor Bierfeldt hits his team leading 16th homer of the season in a 9-2 loss to York. Bees head to Lancaster tomorrow #ItsBetterWithTheBees
The Game Changed When… With the Revolution leading 1-0, Carlos Triunfel came to bat for York in the top of the 1st inning with the bases loaded. He would send a 1-0 pitch over the wall to bring everybody home with one swing of the bat, extending the York lead to 5-0 with a grand slam. It would be enough to secure the victory for the Revolution as the 9-2 final was reached.
Pitchers of Record: W: Jay Gause (6-1) | L: Brian Dupra (3-8)
Player(s) of the Game: Carlos Triunfel (York) – 1-4, HR, 4 RBI | Alonzo Harris (York) – 3-5, HR, 2 RBI | Jovan Rosa (New Britain) – 3-4, 2B
Next Game: Monday, July 31st, 6:30 P.M.
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (8-13, 34-57) vs. Lancaster Barnstormers (14-8, 52-39)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: RHP Kyle Simon (6-8, 4.22) | Lancaster: TBD
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Thursday, August 3rd vs. York: Thirsty Thursday
Friday, August 4th vs. York: Joe Furey First Pitch/Fat Tire Friday/Foul Pole Friday
Saturday, August 5th vs. York: Polish Heritage Night/FIREWORKS!
Sunday, August 6th vs. York: Sting’s Birthday Party/Schaller Hardware City Family Fun Day
Monday, August 7th vs. Sugar Land: Dollar Day Monday
Tuesday, August 8th vs. Sugar Land: Camp Day/Two-Fer Tuesday
Wednesday, August 9th vs. Sugar Land: YMCA Fun “4” Everyone Day
Bees Buzz: With a walk in the bottom of the 2nd inning, Jordan Hinshaw has extended his on base streak to 20 consecutive games, which leads the team on the season in that category…Conor Bierfeldt hit a 2 run home run in the bottom of the 4th inning, his team leading 16th home run of the season…Jovan Rosa had 3 hits in today’s game for his team leading 29th multi-hit game of the season…Today was Brian Dupra’s longest outing since he went 7 full innings on June 1st against Bridgeport…Mike Hepple has not allowed a run in 8 of his last 10 outings…Today’s game was 17 minutes longer than New Britain’s shortest 9 inning game this season (2:07 on July 20th at Somerset…The Bees have hit 5 home runs through their last 5 games…Jovan Rosa extended his consecutive games played for the Bees streak to 232, and his overall consecutive games played streak to 255, including postseason.
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