The Orleans Firebirds (11-12) jumped out to an early lead on the Falmouth Commodores (14-9) and captured an 11-5 victory on Tuesday at Arnie Allen Diamond.
With eight runs in the first three innings, the Orleans Firebirds left no doubt about the eventual outcome.An RBI single by Jordan Luplow, an RBI single by Zach Fish, and an RBI double by Ross Kivett during the first inning and an RBI double by Greg Allen, a single by Collin Slaybaugh, , a three-run single by Fish, and a double by Austin Davidson in the second inning supplied the early offense for the Orleans Firebirds.
Fish racked up three RBIs on three hits for the Orleans Firebirds.
Kevin Newman racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Falmouth Commodores. He doubled in the fifth innings and singled in the first and ninth innings.
Corey Miller recorded his third win of the year for the Orleans Firebirds. He allowed four runs over five innings. He struck out three, walked none and surrendered seven hits.
Clate Schmidt was charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just one inning, walked none, struck out none, and allowed five runs.