Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Hamilton Generals Fall in Extras after Late Beverly Rally

Hamilton Generals stayed in it until the end, but Beverly Giants pulled away late in a 4-3 victory on Tuesday. The game was tied at three with Beverly Giants batting in the top of the eighth when.
Hamilton Generals lost despite out-hitting Beverly Giants seven to six.

Hamilton Generals took an early lead in the first inning. Hamilton Generals scored one run on a stolen base in the first inning. Beverly Giants evened things up at three in the top of the seventh inning. A wild pitch by Nick Burnham scored one run for Beverly Giants. 

Dan Cashman earned the win for Beverly Giants. He pitched eight innings, allowing three runs, seven hits, and striking out eight. Burnham took the loss for Hamilton Generals. He went seven innings, surrendering three runs, six hits, striking out 12, and walking one. 

Joe Desjardins led Hamilton Generals with one run batted in. He went 1-for-3 on the day. Hamilton Generals was sure-handed in the field and didn't commit a single error. Jim Love had the most chances in the field with 12.