In 140 Characters or Less: It was the James Skelton and Kyle Simon show as Skelton hammered two home runs and Simon pitched a complete game shutout.
The Game Changed When…: …The game got off to a fast start when James Skelton hit a home run on the Bees very first pitch of the game.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Kyle Simon (1-0) | L: Rudy Owens (0-1)
Player(s) of the Game: James Skelton had two home runs in the first and third inning, Kyle Simon pitched a complete game shut out allowing only two hits.
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (28-30, 5.5 GB) at Lancaster Barnstormers (29-28, 4 GB)
Pitching Matchup – New Britain: Josh Outman (1-3, 5.08) | Lancaster: Terry Doyle (2-3, 3.96)
Bees Home Tickets: CLICK HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
Broadcast: Youtube (Youtube.com/NewBritainBees).
Bees Buzz: Golson’s second inning double extended his consecutive games on base streak to a league high 22 straight …Simon had 11 ground outs…Simon threw 101 pitches and retired the last 14 batters he faced…Simon pitched the Bees first nine inning complete game shut out…