The Game Changed When…:
In game one the Bees couldn’t generate any offense and were blanked by the Blue Crabs. In the second game, the Bees found their rhythm immediately and exploded for five runs in the first inning alone.
Pitchers of Record:
Game 1: W: Brian Grening (6-4) | L: Shawn Haviland (3-4)
Game 2: W: Nate Roe (1-0) | L: Tim Sexton (2-6)
Player(s) of the Games: Game 1: SOMD: Grening (CG, 3 Hits Allowed), D’Arby Myers (2-3, 2RBI, 3R, BB, HR)
Game 2: NB: James Skelton (4-4, 2B, R) Jonathan Roof (2-2, 3R, 2RBI) Michael Crouse (2-3, HR, 5RBI, R) Nate Roe (6.1 IP, 6 Hits, 2 Runs)
Tale of the Tape – Next home game is Tuesday August 2nd – New Britain Bees (45-49, 9-15 2nd half) vs. York Revolution (52-41, 12-11 2nd half)
Pitching Matchups – New Britain: Kyle Simon (5-4, 3.27) | York: TBA
Tickets- CLICK HERE | Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
Promotions: Tuesday is Fox 61 Two-fer Tuesday! Fans purchasing tickets to any Tuesday home game can receive a special buy one, get one free offer by entering the promo code “BOGO” when buying tickets online on the day of the game (max four total tickets per transaction). Tuesday will also be Stan Cliburn Face Fan Giveaway! Back by popular demand….the Stan Cliburn Face Fan! The first 500 fans through the doors will stay and look cool with a Cliburn Face Fan!
Broadcast: Youtube (Youtube.com/NewBritainBees).
Bees Buzz: Jonathan Roof hit his 100th career double in the fifth inning of the second game of the doubleheader…Roof also recorded his 500th career hit…Maddox extended his hit streak to 11 games…Nate Roe made his first professional start in the Atlantic League in game two of the doubleheader…