In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees were unable to extend their winning streak to a season-high five games as they dropped the series opener to the Blue Crabs 9-6.
The Game Changed When…:…Crabs’ first baseman Michael Snyder launched a two-run home run in the eighth inning to turn a one-run deficit into a three-run one for the Bees heading into the ninth.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Gaby Hernandez (4-8) | L: Jarret leverett (3-7) | SV: Cody Eppley (22)
Player(s) of the Game: NB Jovan Rosa (3-5, two doubles, 2RBI, 2R) | SM Angel Sanchez (4-4, 2RBI, BB) | SM Michael Snyder (2-4, HR, 4RBI, R)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (54-58, 18-24, 2nd half) at Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (43-68, 17-24 2nd half)
Pitching Matchup – NB: Daniel Sattler (1-1, 2.57) | SM: Daryl Thompson (4-6, 4.73)
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Broadcast: Youtube (Youtube.com/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: Michael Crouse stole his league high 43rd base of the season in the sixth inning…Craig Maddox’s road hitting streak was snapped tonight at 20 games…Second baseman Jon Dziomba went 2-4 with a run scored in his first game against his former team (played 38 games for the Blue Crabs earlier this season)…