In 140 Characters or Less: A five-run second inning and a rock solid performance by the bullpen lead the Bees to the 5-4 win in the rubber match vs. the Bluefish.
Emoji Recap: 👏👌. Jake McGuiggan 💯💪
The Game Changed When…: …the Bees erupted for five runs in the bottom of the second inning, highlighted by Jake McGuiggan’s three-run home run to left. This gave the Bees enough of a cushion to hold off the Bluefish the rest of the game.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Jarret Leverett (4-7) | L: Chris Rearick (0-2) | SV: Rob Bryson (2)
Player(s) of the Game: NB Jake McGuiggan (2-3, 2B, HR, 3RBI) | NB Craig Maddox (3-4, R) | BPT Jose Gil (2-3, 2B, RBI)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (56-61, 20-27, 2nd half) at Somerset Patriots (62-54, 24-22 2nd half)
Pitching Matchups – NB: Daniel Sattler (1-1, 2.57) | SP: TBA
Bees Home Tickets: CLICK HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
Broadcast: Youtube (https://www.youtube.com/c/newbritainbees). The game can also be heard on these radio stations, WDRC AM 1360 (Hartford), WMMW AM 1470 (Meriden), WWCO AM 1240 (Waterbury), and WSNG AM 610 (Torrington). Bees fans can also listen live by visiting www.talkofconnecticut.com.
Bees Buzz: Craig Maddox picked up his 600th career hit with a second inning single…With tonight’s win by New Britain, the Bees and Bluefish end their season series with ten wins apiece…Michael Crouse extended his hitting streak to seven 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.
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