In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees exploded for five runs in the first and 17 hits altogether to get the win over the Barnstormers
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The Game Changed When… The Bees took control in the first inning with five runs, highlighted by Jonathan Roof’s three run home run.
Pitchers of Record: W: Kyle Simon (5-3) | L: Mike Lee (4-4)
Player(s) of the Game: Kyle Simon (8 IP, BB, 2SO), Jonathan Roof (2-4, HR, 3RBI), Jon Griffin (2-4, RBI, 2R)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (41-43, 5-9 2nd half) at Bridgeport Bluefish (38-45, 8-5 2nd half)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: Brian Dupra (4-2, 3.90) | Bridgeport: Johnathan Albaladejo (8-3, 4.50)
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Next Home Game
: July 28th vs Southern Maryland. For tickets and more information CLICK HERE
Bees Buzz: 17 ground ball outs for Simon tonight…James Skelton extended his on-base streak to 19 straight games…Eight out of nine players had at least one hit tonight.
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 protected]
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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.