The Seacoast Mavericks (11-18) jumped out to an early lead on the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide (12-14) and captured a 9-2 victory on Thursday at Leary Field.
Five runs in the first three innings allowed the Seacoast Mavericks to put the game away early.A solo home run by Buck McCarthy and a solo home run by Victor Sorrento during the first inning and an RBI double by Rob Hogenkamp and a two-run single by Mike Mastroberti in the second inning helped the Seacoast Mavericks put some runs on the board early.
Sorrento got on base four times in the game for the Seacoast Mavericks. He scored one run and had one RBI.
Brad Reynolds's seven strikeouts were enough to push the Seacoast Mavericks past the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide. Reynolds allowed two earned runs on three hits and one walk over seven innings.
Phil Sciretta racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide. He homered in the sixth inning.
Harry Ridge ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just one inning, walked none, struck out two, and allowed two runs.