Game Preview & Recap
In 140 Characters or Less: Greg Golson delivered the Bees’ to a thrilling 7-4 win in 11 innings on the road against the Bridgeport Bluefish.
Emoji Recap: 😏🙌in 1️⃣1️⃣. Greg Golson was 💪
The Game Changed When…: …Greg Golson came up with a clutch two out, two-run triple in the top of the 11th inning off of Brian Moran to put the Bees’ up for good. He would later score on a wild pitch to give the Bees their seventh and final run of the night.
Pitchers of Record: W: Grady Wood (3-2) | L: Brian Moran (0-4)
Player(s) of the Game: Greg Golson (1-5, go-ahead two run triple in 11th) | Jarret Leverett (7 innings, six hits, one run allowed) | BPT Welington Dotel (2-4, 3B, RBI, R, 2BB)
Bees Buzz: Two of the Bees’ six hits tonights were triples (James Skelton in the 6th inning, Greg Golson in the 11th)…Craig Maddox hit is eighth home run of the season tonight, which moved him into a tie for first on the team in that category with Jovan Rosa…When Jovan Rosa scored on Jon Griffin’s RBI single in the eighth inning, it was the 300th run scored of his professional career…
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], call 860-826-BEES (2337), or visit NBBees.com.
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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