PHOTO: Chris Gilmore/Y-D Red Sox
BY SEAMUS LYMAN
The Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox traveled to Stony Brook Field to take on the Brewster Whitecaps after picking up a much needed win at home.
The Sox (14-16-1) placed Clay Smith on the mound. Smith (L, 1-2) pitched 2.2 innings. He let up three earned runs on seven hits and struck out two. Five runs would score by the time he left the game. The Sox would end up losing 8-4.
The Whitecaps started Justin Kamplain (W, 2-2) in his second appearance against Y-D. Kamplain threw six innings and allowed just three runs on five hits. He walked and struck out four.rnrnDan Altavilla replaced Smith and pitched 3.1 innings. He allowed two runs on three hits and walked one. Atlavilla also struck out six batters.
Taylor Gushue and Alex Blandino both went yard in the game for the Sox. Gushue went two for three in the game and scored twice. Gushue also recorded one walk and a strike out. Blandino went one for four in the game and also walked and struck out. Matt Honchel went two for two in the game with a double. He scored once and drove in another run.
Despite their efforts, the Sox were unable to keep up with the Whitecaps ability to score. The Sox travel to Bourne Saturday night to take on the Braves. Be sure to check out Twitter and Facebook pages for live updates.
1. Scott Heineman home run. YD 0 ? BRW 1.
2. Nicholas Vasquez reaches first on an error. Ford Stainbeck scores. YD 0 ? BRW 2.
3. Scott Heineman home run. YD 0 -BRW 3.
4. Trevor Mitsui home run. Stainbeck scores. YD 0 ? BRW 5.rnrn5. Taylor Gushue home run. YD 1 ? BRW 5.
6. Alex Blandino home run. YD 2 ? BRW 5.
7. Vasquez singles. Stainbeck scores, Mitsui scores. YD 2 ? BRW 7.
8. Matt Honchel doubles. Taylor Gushue scored. YD 3 ? BRW 7.
9. Taylor White singles. Honchel scored. YD 4 ? BRW 7.
10.? Kyle Overstreet doubles. Nick Lynch scored. YD 4 ? BRW 8.