In 140 Characters or Less: For the second straight game, the Bees rode a big second inning offensively to beat the Long Island Ducks 9-5 in game two of the series.
The Game Changed When…:…the Bees broke out for six runs in the second inning, which forced the Ducks to play from way behind for rest of the night.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Nate Roe (3-0) | L: Bobby Blevins (1-8) | SV: Shawn Gilblair (10)
Player(s) of the Games: NB Jovan Rosa (3-5, two doubles, RBI, R) | NB James Skelton (2-4, HR, 3RBI, 3R, BB) | LI Cody Puckett (3-4, 2B, RBI, R)
Tale of the Tape – Long Island Ducks (59-48, 19-18 2nd half) at New Britain Bees (52-57, 16-23, 2nd half)
Pitching Matchup – NB: Anthony Marzi (3-1, 2.95) | LI: John Brownell (8-4, 3.18)
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Broadcast: Youtube (Youtube.com/NewBritainBees).
Promotions: Tomorrow is a Winning Inning Wednesday! The Bees will designate a specific occurrence during each inning and if the event occurs during that inning, one lucky fan will win $10,000! Simply sign up at the Bees Ticket Window on the concourse to be eligible to win.
Bees Buzz: Daniel Sattler recorded his 500th career strikeout in the 4th… Stan Cliburn is now three wins away from his 1,500th areer win…Craig Maddox extends his hitting streak against the Ducks to six games…