In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees could not hold onto an early lead, falling late to the York Revolution 10-8 in the series opener.
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The Games Changed When…: …With Bees’ closer Shawn Gilblair on the mound and the Bees up by one in the bottom of the eighth, Revolution outfielder Jared Mitchell doubled with the bases loaded to give York the 10-8 lead.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Julio DePaula (2-0) | L: Shawn Gilblair (3-1) | SV: Mike DeMark (28)
Player(s) of the Games: NB Anthony Hewitt (3-4, 2B, HR, 3RBI) | YK Jared Mitchell (3-4, 4RBI, BB) | NB James Skelton (3-4, two doubles, RBI)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (47-54, 11-20, 2nd half) at York Revolution (58-42, 18-12 2nd half)
Pitching Matchups – NB: Daniel Sattler (0-0, 7.71) | YK: Tony Pena (5-7, 5.41)
Bees Home Tickets: CLICK HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
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Bees Buzz: Anthony Marzi tosses three scoreless innings in relief and has now tossed 8.2 straight scoreless innings…Playing in his 600th career game, Jonathan Roof extended his consecutive games on-base streak to eight…Craig Maddox has picked up two hits in each of the last three games…
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.
For more information, please visit www.AtlanticLeague.com