Game Preview & Recap
In 140 Characters or Less: Despite rallying to get the tying run to second in the ninth, the Bees dropped their second straight to the Blue Crabs 5-3.
Emoji Recap: 😩😡. Hewitt 💪
The Game Changed When…: …the Blue Crabs, already leading 3-1 in the eighth, scored two more runs that inning thanks to a Michael Snyder home run to go up by four. The insurance runs proved to come in handy as the Bees rallied for two runs of their own in the top of the ninth.
Pitchers of Record:
Player(s) of the Game: NB Craig Maddox (2-5, 2B, 2RBI) | NB Anthony Hewitt (2-4, HR, RBI, 2R) | SM Michael Snyder (3-4, HR, 2RBI, R)
Bees Buzz: Bees' starter Daniel Sattler tossed at least six innings for the second straight start and tied his season high in strikeouts with six…Jovan Rosa extended his hitting streak to nine games with a 2-5 night…Anthony Hewitt’s solo home run in the third inning was his fourth of the season against the Blue Crabs, his most vs. any team in the league…
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