In 140 Characters or Less: A late rally by the Bluefish ultimately lead to an extra-inning 4-3 loss for the Bees in the middle game of three at New Britain Stadium.
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The Game Changed When…: …the Bluefish rallied to tie the game on an Angelys Nina RBI single with two outs in the top of the eighth, which helped the Bluefish send the game to extras where they would eventually prevail on a RBI single in the 11th.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Paul Demny (5-2) | L: Shawn Gilblair (3-2) | SV: David Carpenter (3)
Player(s) of the Game: NB Mike Lee (6 IP, 2R, 3K) | BPT Endy Chavez (2-4, 2BB, R) | BPT Jose Gil (3-5, R)
Tale of the Tape – Bridgeport Bluefish (54-61, 24-21 2nd half) at New Britain Bees (55-61, 19-27, 2nd half)
Pitching Matchups – NB: Jarret Leverett (3-7, 3.40) | BPT: Ross Seaton (0-2, 7.78)
Tickets: CLICK HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
Broadcast: Youtube (https://www.youtube.com/c/newbritainbees).
Promotions: Tomorrow night is Teacher Appreciation Night at New Britain Stadium! Use the promo code "TEACHER" when purchasing tickets to get $2 off! Also, one fan in attendance is guaranteed to win $500, courtesy of Frank Marrocco, CPA! It will also be Thirsty Thursday! The Sam Adams Rooftop Bar will be open to all fans (21+) and will feature drink specials, including half price domestics all night long!
Bees Buzz: Michael Crouse (six) and Greg Golson (seven) each extended their hitting streaks tonight…Craig Maddox’ two hits tonight brought him to 599 for his career…The Bees fell to 2-3 in extra inning games against the Bluefish this season, including 1-2 in such games at home…
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