Monday, July 9, 2007

Man./Essex 1 - Ipswich 5

In flirting with a no hitter Brad Eaton brought home another victory for the Chief's last Monday night 5-1.

Eaton (5-0)continued his masterful ways against ITL opponets by tossing a complete game 2 hitter, while striking out 8, and walking 3 batters. Eaton let up the first hit in the top of the 6th which was a texas leaguer into center field. The only run Eaton let up was on a wild pitch in the 6th.

Offensively for the Tribe, Chris Zaremba was 1-3 with 2 RBI's. Tyler Hammond and Eaton chipped in with 2 hits apiece while each scoring a run. Andy Workman, Ryan Montecalvo, and Jimmy Bodwell also chipped in with hits to help the Chief's win their 9th game of the season.

The Chief's battle the Giants of Beverly on Thursday night July 5th. Come down to Linebrook where the action with begin at 5:45.