Five first-inning runs helped the Chatham Anglers (8-1) to an 8-3 win over the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox (4-5) at Veterans Field on Wednesday.
Mike Murray boosted his batting average thanks to a perfect 3-3 day at the plate to pace the Chatham Anglers. He singled in the first, second, and fourth innings.
Pete Kennelly looked sharp on the mound. The Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox managed just one hit off of the the Chatham Anglers' pitcher, who allowed no earned runs, walked three and struck out four during his four innings of work.
Ben McMahan racked up two RBIs on two hits for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox. He.
Parker Bangs improved to 1-0 on the year by picking up the win for the Chatham Anglers. He allowed two runs over three innings. He struck out three, walked two and surrendered three hits.
Greg Holle ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just zero innings, walked three, struck out none, and allowed five runs.