WP: K. Loe (3-2), LP: B. Burres (3-6), SV: P. Mincey (16), TIME: 2:25
(Waldorf, MD. July 21st, 2015) — Southern
Maryland came in having lost four straight to Bridgeport, and once again lose
to the Bluefish by the final of 5-2 tonight at Regency Furniture Stadium.
The ballgame was flying by with both teams being held
scoreless until the top of the sixth. With one out, Bryant Nelson singled
with one out and later stole second. Two batters later Wilson Batista
drove in Nelson with a single to make it 1-0. Jobduan Morales then
singled to put two runners on base. Andres Rodriguez then drove a bullet
homerun over the wall to make it 4-0.
In the bottom of the frame, Southern Maryland scored a run
on an RBI single by Fred Lewis to make it 4-1. Fast forward to the
eighth, LHP Brian Burres was knocked out of the game because of a Jobduan
Morales RBI single to make it 5-1. In the bottom half, Fred Lewis homered
over the wall in left center to make it 5-2, but the Blue Crabs left two
runners on and went down 1-2-3 in the ninth.
RHP Cameron Loe picked up his second straight against
Southern Maryland, going eight innings, allowing two runs on five hits, and
striking out six. LHP Brian Burres went 7.2 innings, allowing five runs,
on eight hits, and striking out eight. Neither team offensively had an
extra base hit.
Game three of the series will take place tomorrow night at
Regency Furniture Stadium. The first pitch is set for 7:05 P.M.