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Bees go for number 3 vs. Ducks

August 17, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees go for their third consecutive win over the Ducks tonight! First pitch 6:35PM! Series: The Bees have taken the first two games of the four-game series to close the Ducks’ season series lead to 8-7. After tonight, the series wraps up tomorrow night with another 6:35PM start time.…

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Offense leads way for Bees

August 17, 2016
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Box score 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…

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Sports listings for the Aug. 19 edition

August 17, 2016
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APPLE HARVEST ROAD RACES All races are sponsored by the Southington Community YMCA. Forms are available for pre-registration (by Oct. 1 at noon) at the YMCA membership desk. All race info and on-line registration info can be found at sccymca.org/apple. Register by Sept. 19 to receive a free t-shirt. Plenty of refreshments for athletes with…

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St. Paul 5K coming Aug. 26

August 16, 2016
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St. Paul Catholic High School will host its 7th Annual Falcon 5K in memory of Michael Walsh ’07; on Friday, Aug. 26 with a start time of 6:30 p.m. Proceeds from this race will benefit the Father Edmund O’Brien Scholarship Fund and the Michael Walsh ‘07 Scholarship Fund, which supports students furthering their education. Falcon…

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Bees go for second straight against Ducks

August 16, 2016
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Bees go for second straight against Ducks

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees try to get Stan Cliburn one step closer to 1,600 career wins as they look for their second straight win over the Ducks! First pitch 6:35PM! Series: The Bees narrowed the Ducks’ lead in the season series to 8-6 with last night’s series opening 4-2 win. The teams…

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Bees top Ducks

August 16, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: A three-run homer and a RBI double combined with great pitching sealed a 4-2 New Britain win over Long Island. The Game Changed When…:The Bees did all their scoring in the second inning when Michael Crouse hit a three-run home run and James Skelton added a RBI double…

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Skeeters blank Bees

August 15, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: Roy Merritt silenced the Bees’ bats for seven innings as the Skeeters took the series finale over the Bees 4-0. The Game Changed When…:Rene Tosoni hit a two-run single in the sixth which gave the Skeeters extra cushion to help them salvage the finale of the series. Pitchers…

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Bees swat Skeeters

August 15, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: For the second straight game the Bees beat the Skeeters in a tight one run game, taking this one 7-6. The Game Changed When…:With the Skeeters down by one in the top of the ninth with one out, Shawn Gilblair induced a 4-6-3 double play to secure a…

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Bees stun Skeeters

August 15, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: A wild pitch in the ninth inning gave the Bees the walk-off 3-2 win in the series opener against the Sugar Land Skeeters. The Game Changed When…:…With the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth, a wild pitch by Ryan Mattheus was enough to send Jon Griffin…

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Bees look for final win in match up against York

August 11, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees go for the win in the final matchup this season between the Bees and York Revolution! First pitch 6:30PM! Series: The Revolution have taken each of the first three games of the series, all by margins of two runs or less. Tonight’s game will be the final game…

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