The Hyannis Harbor Hawks (15-8) and the Orleans Firebirds (11-14) each put runners in scoring position on Friday, but the Hyannis Harbor Hawks capitalized on more RBI opportunities, pulling out a 3-2 win at McKeon Park.
The Hyannis Harbor Hawks were led by Skyler Ewing's hitting. Ewing went 2-4 and scored one run. He tripled in the first inning and singled in the fourth inning.
Kyle Freeland kept contact to a minimum, striking out seven the Orleans Firebirds batters. Freeland allowed two earned runs, six hits and no walks over six innings.
Ross Kivett was hot from the plate for the Orleans Firebirds. Kivett went 3-4 and scored one run. He doubled in the sixth inning and singled in the fourth and eighth innings.
Jared Miller (0-1) was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just six innings, walked two, struck out two, and allowed three runs.