In 140 Characters or Less: Dominant pitching by the Bees lead to the 3-1 win over the Ducks, putting Stan Cliburn one win away from 1,600.
The Game Changed When…:…Rob Bryson struck out back to back batters to end the eighth inning after the Ducks got a run off Kevin Vance to make it a two-run game.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Anthony Marzi (4-1) | L: Brownell (8-5) | SV: Rob Bryson (1)
Player(s) of the Games: NBB: Craig Maddox (4-4, R, 2RBI, 2B) | Long Island: Mike Blanke (4-4, RBI) | Rob Bryson (1.2 IP, no hits, four strikeouts)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (53-57, 18-23 2nd half) vs. Long Island Ducks (59-49, 19-19 2nd half)
Pitching Matchup – New Britain: Mike Lee (0-0, 9.94) | Long Island: Chris McCoy (1-1, 12.46)
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Broadcast: Youtube (Youtube.com/NewBritainBees).
Promotions: Tomorrow is Thirsty Thursday at New Britain Stadium! The Sam Adams Rooftop Bar will be open to all fans and feature drink specials, including half price domestics all night long! Thursday will also be Irish Heritage Night!
Bees Buzz: Stan Cliburn is now one win away from his 1,600th career win…Craig Maddox extended his hitting streak against the Ducks to eight games…Rob Bryson got his first save since 2013 with the Akron Aeros (AA Cleveland)…Anthony Marzi has now tossed 18.2 straight scoreless innings, which is just shy of Nick Greenwood’s 19 inning scoreless streak earlier this season…