The Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox (10-9) came out firing, but couldn't hang on to the lead, ending up on the losing side of a 7-4 ballgame against the Cotuit Kettleers (9-10) on Friday at Lowell Park.
A two-run single by Mike Ford gave the Cotuit Kettleers the lead in the fifth inning.
Daniel Aldrich racked up three RBIs on two hits for the Cotuit Kettleers. He homered in the first inning and singled in the eighth inning.
Brandon Bixler brought the heat against the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox during his outing. Bixler held the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox hitless over two innings, allowed no earned runs, walked two and struck out three.
Jordan Smith got the win, running his season record to 1-3. He struck out none, walked one and surrendered two hits.
Andrew Thurman was charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just four innings, walked four, struck out five, and allowed five runs.