Jason Monda was cold coming off the bench, but Monda warmed up quickly as Monda stroked a key pinch-hit double in the eight to lead the Brewster Whitecaps (3-6) to a 4-3 win over the Hyannis Harbor Hawks (0-9) on Saturday at Stony Brook.
With the Brewster Whitecaps trailing by one in the eighth inning, Monda came to the plate and doubled.
Derrick Thomas pushed the Brewster Whitecaps ahead, in the eighth inning, and the lead lasted until the final out. Matt Moynihan to start the eighth. He then went from first to third on a double by Monda. Finally, Thomas came to the plate with the Brewster Whitecaps trailing by one, and doubled, plating Moynihan and Monda.
Thomas racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Brewster Whitecaps. He doubled in the eighth inning.
The Brewster Whitecaps would not relinquish the lead as the Hyannis Harbor Hawks were unable to weather a two-run eighth inning deficit.
The Hyannis Harbor Hawks scored one run in the ninth on an RBI single by Jeff Schalk. Despite their efforts, the Hyannis Harbor Hawks couldn't finish the comeback.
It was a good day at the plate for the Brewster Whitecaps' Dylan Davis. Davis went 2-4 and drove in one. He singled in the fourth inning and tripled in the eighth inning.
Chase McDowell got the win, running his season record to 1-0. McDowell struck out one, walked none and gave up no hits.
Scott Silverstein (0-1) took the loss for the Hyannis Harbor Hawks. He lasted just seven innings, walked one, struck out six, and allowed four runs.