5-run Fourth Inning Helps Bangor Earn 9th Win
The Bangor baseball team used a 5-run fourth inning sparked by the bottom third of the order to beat their rival Brewer Witches 5-4 Tuesday night.Trailing three nothing the Rams put the first two batters on base in the bottom of the fourth inning on back-to-back singles by Andrew Hillier and Sam Huston. With two outs in the inning, number eight hitter Johnny cote stroked a 2-run single and was followed by Kyle Stevenson’s rbi triple to tie the game. The Rams took the lead when Stevenson scored on a wild pitch. A second wild pitch by Witches starter Evan Riva allowed Jordan Derrah to score what turned out to be the winning run.
Andrew Hillier got the win on the mound allowing 4 runs on 4 hits over 5 innings while striking out 4.
Bangor improves to 9-2 on the season and will play Hampden today. Brewer drops to 4-7 and next plays Oxford Hills on Thursday.