Connor Joe drove in the go-ahead run to give the Chatham Anglers (1-0) the lead in the eighth inning, as the Chatham Anglers hung on to beat the Wareham Gatemen (0-1) 4-0 on Wednesday.With the game scoreless in the eighth inning Joe came to the plate and doubled.
Jimmy Pickens reached base three times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the fourth inning.
Andrew McGee baffled the Wareham Gatemen, striking out nine batters. The Chatham Anglers' pitcher tossed five innings of shutout ball and allowed only three hits.
A bright spot for the Wareham Gatemen in the defeat was Sean Newcomb, who allowed only zero runs while striking out six.
Andrew Chin improved to 1-0 on the year by picking up the win for the Chatham Anglers. He struck out two, walked one and surrendered one hit.
Dillon Ortman ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just zero innings, walked none, struck out none, and allowed three runs.