YORK CLINCHES SERIES WITH 6-3 WIN IN GAME 3
In 140 Characters or Less: Jamar Walton totals 4 hits on the night, drives in a pair in 6-3 loss to York. Last game of series tomorrow at 1:35 #ItsBetterWithTheBees
The Game Changed When… In the top of the 3rd inning, York led 2-1 when Isaias Tejeda came to the plate with two runners on base. He would bring them both home with a single, extending York’s lead to 4-1. The hit would end up being the game winning hit as the 6-3 final score was reached.
Pitchers of Record: W: Victor Mateo (5-6) | L: Kyle Simon (6-10) | SV: Brad Allen (15)
Player(s) of the Game: Isaias Tejeda (York) – 2-4, 2 RBI | Jamar Walton (New Britain) – 4-4, 2 RBI | Telvin Nash (York) – 2-2, 2B, RBI
Next Game: Sunday, August 6th, 1:35 P.M.
Tale of the Tape – York Revolution (18-11, 46-53) vs. New Britain Bees (9-19, 35-63)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: LHP Greg Nappo (0-1, 5.14) | York: RHP Steve Janas (2-5, 4.79)
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PROMOTIONS: Tomorrow is Sting’s birthday, and he is celebrating with all of his friends at New Britain Stadium! Join the party at the ballpark to celebrate Connecticut’s favorite Bee’s 2nd birthday! Every Sunday game is Schaller Hardware City Family Fun-Day. Fans can get autographs before the game from their favorite Bees players, and kids can run the bases after the game!
Bees Buzz: Jamar Walton has recorded 7 hits through his last 2 games…Tonight’s game was Jamar Walton’s first 4 hit game of the season, and his first 4 hit game overall since September 9th of last season against Sugar Land…Jovan Rosa has recorded multiple hits in 2 of his last 3 games, extending his team lead in that category tonight to 32 total multi-hit games on the season…Kyle Simon has pitched 8 or more innings in 3 of his last 5 starts…Tonight’s game was 5 minutes longer than New Britain’s shortest 9 inning game this season (2:07 on July 20th at Somerset)…James Skelton’s on base streak has been snapped at 21 consecutive games…With 2 hits in tonight’s game, Jovan Rosa is now 3 hits away from 900 hits in his professional career…Jovan Rosa extended his consecutive games played for the Bees streak to 238, and his overall consecutive games played streak to 261, including postseason.
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