Late Score Costs Admirals Against Cavaliers
Admirals stayed in it until the end, but Cavaliers pulled away late in a 9-5 victory on Monday. The game was tied at five with Cavaliers batting in the top of the sixth when Thomas V singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
Cavaliers knotted the game up at five in the top of the fifth inning. Paul Teusch grounded out, scoring one run.
Admirals notched three runs in the third inning. The rally was led by a single by Alex Gross, a groundout by Nando Mostaert, and an error on a ball put in play by Kimi Verkruijssen.
Amarensio Franka got the win for Cavaliers. He surrendered zero runs on one hit over two and a third innings, striking out six and walking zero. Kyan Beer, Tijn Fredrikze, and Roberto Simmonds all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory.
Kimi took the loss for Admirals. He surrendered five runs on three hits over one and one-third innings, striking out one.
Chase Barrett started the game for Cavaliers. He went one and one-third innings, allowing two runs on three hits and walking one Bruno Kramer started the game for Admirals. He surrendered zero runs on one hit over three innings, striking out two and walking one
Otis Ward led Admirals with three hits in three at bats.
Liam Gulliver went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Cavaliers in hits.