LaMonte Wade Jr. went 1-2, helping the Baltimore Redbirds (1-0) to a 5-2 victory over the Gaithersburg Giants (0-1) on Tuesday at Criswell Automotive Field.He singled in the fifth inning.
Jack Fischer kept contact to a minimum, striking out eight the Gaithersburg Giants batters. Fischer allowed two earned runs, seven hits and three walks over eight innings.
Josh Ingham reached base three times in the game for the Gaithersburg Giants. He singled in the first inning and doubled in the fourth inning.
Vincent Molesky was charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just 2 2/3 innings, walked two, struck out two, and allowed three runs.