The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide (16-20) and the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs (6-32) each put runners in scoring position on Sunday, but the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide capitalized on more RBI opportunities, pulling out a 3-2 win at The Ball Park.
The fact that the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide grouped all of their runs into the second inning helped them take advantage of their hits.
The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide would not relinquish the lead as the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs were unable to weather a two-run second inning deficit.
The Wachusett Dirt Dawgs scored one run in the third on a wild pitch. Unfortunately, the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs weren't able to take the lead back.
The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide were led by Boston Langley's hitting. Langley went 1-2, drove in one and scored one run. He homered in the second inning.
Tyler Laverriere got the win, running his season record to 3-3. He allowed two runs over six innings. He struck out four, walked two and surrendered seven hits.
Jeff Andersen ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his eighth loss of the year. He lasted just six innings, walked one, struck out two, and allowed three runs.