In 140 Characters or Less: Despite rallying to get the tying run to second in the ninth, the Bees dropped their second straight to the Blue Crabs 5-3.
The Game Changed When…:…the Blue Crabs, already leading 3-1 in the eighth, scored two more runs that inning thanks to a Michael Snyder home run to go up by four. The insurance runs proved to come in handy as the Bees rallied for two runs of their own in the top of the ninth.
Pitchers of Record:
W: Scott Snodgress (3-6) | L: Daniel Sattler (1-2) | SV: Cody Eppley (23)
Player(s) of the Game: NB Craig Maddox (2-5, 2B, 2RBI) | NB Anthony Hewitt (2-4, HR, RBI, 2R) | SM Michael Snyder (3-4, HR, 2RBI, R)
Tale of the Tape – New Britain Bees (54-59, 18-25, 2nd half) at Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (44-68, 18-24 2nd half)
Pitching Matchup – NB: Nate Roe (3-0, 4.50) | SM: Brian Grening (7-4, 3.19)
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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: Bees’ starter Daniel Sattler tossed at least six innings for the second straight start and tied his season high in strikeouts with six…Jovan Rosa extended his hitting streak to nine games with a 2-5 night…Anthony Hewitt’s solo home run in the third inning was his fourth of the season against the Blue Crabs, his most vs. any team in the league…