In 140 Characters or Less:The Bees could not climb out of an early hole, falling to Lancaster 13-3 in game three of four of the series.
The Game Changed When…: ……The Barnstormers, already up by four after the first inning, hit two home runs in the second to put the Barnstormers up by seven and force the Bees to play from way behind the entire game.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Kelvin De La Cruz (5-6) | L: Cole Johnson (5-6)
Player(s) of the Game: LAN Lance Zawadzki (1-3, grand slam, two runs scored) | LAN Caleb Gindl (3-4, 2 RBI, 3 runs) | NB Jovan Rosa (1-4, 2 RBI, run scored)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (30-31, 5 GB) at Lancaster Barnstormers (30-31, 5.5 GB)
Pitching Matchup – New Britain: Shawn Haviland (2-1, 3.43) | Lancaster: Tanner Peters (2-2, 4.63)
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Broadcast: Talk of Connecticut (WDRC AM 1360 Hartford, WMMW AM 1470 Meriden, WWCO AM 1240 Waterbury, WSNG AM 610 Torrington)Youtube (Youtube.com/NewBritainBees).
Bees Buzz: Right-hander Cole Johnson struggled in his first ever start against Lancaster, allowing seven runs in five innings of work…Jon Griffin extended his hitting streak to five games with a 1-3 night…Steve Carrillo has picked up two hits in each of game of this series so far…