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.
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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 Game: 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)
Starting Pitchers – New Britain: Mike Lee (0-0, 9.94) | Long Island: Chris McCoy (1-1, 12.46)
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| Available at the New Britain Stadium Box Office | Call 860-826-BEES
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…
About the New Britain Bees
The New Britain Bees are in their inaugural season of play as a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and play at New Britain Stadium. For further information or to reserve seats, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 860-826-BEES (2337), or visit NBBees.com
About the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB)
The Atlantic League has been a leader in professional baseball and a gateway to Major League Baseball since 1998. Over 35 million fans have attended Atlantic League games and more than 800 players and 50 managers and coaches have joined MLB organizations directly from the ALPB. The Atlantic League emphasizes winning baseball games, showcasing the talent of top-caliber players and offering affordable family entertainment to metropolitan markets serving nearly 15% of the US population.