Tue, 18 July, 7:45PM, at Maplewood
Stoneham Sabers 2, Malden Maddogs 1
|McNamara and Pisani duel it out, as the Sabers edge the Maddogs 2-1 in a pitcher's duel at Maplewood
McNamara tossed 7 strong innings, striking out 9 batters, scattering 9 hits on 1 ER.
Pisani went 7 solid innings himself, striking out 6, scattering 5 hits on 1 ER.
In the 2nd inning, Cave would fire a strike to Quezada to throw out Treff trying to score.
Malden would threaten again in the 5th with the bases load and 2 outs. Argetsinger would blast a line drive to the CF fence, but Agiorgousis would make a spectacular play to track it down.
The Sabers would load the bases in the 7th. To set up a pinch hit RBI walk for Chapman.
Lopes would tie the game in the bottom half with a RBI single of his own.
In the 10th, Pizarro would reach base, Agiorgousis would move him over and Lenane would hit a game winning RBI single.
Lumb pitched 3 scoreless innings out of relief, striking out 5 on 1 hit to earn the win.