The Orleans Firebirds (22-20) weren't able to come back from the big hole they dug themselves into against the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox (25-17), and the Orleans Firebirds lost 7-5 to the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox after falling behind by four runs in the eighth inning.
The Orleans Firebirds scored two runs in the ninth on two singles. Still, the Orleans Firebirds couldn't catch the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox.
Morgan Mickan racked up three RBIs on three hits for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox. He singled in the third inning, homered in the fourth inning, and doubled in the eighth inning.
Joey Denato brought the heat against the Orleans Firebirds during his outing. Denato held the Orleans Firebirds hitless over four innings, allowed no earned runs, walked two and struck out two.
The Orleans Firebirds' Jake Hernandez was perfect at the dish, going 2-2. He doubled in the fourth inning and singled in the ninth inning.
Dylan Covey (3-1) was the game's losing pitcher. He allowed six runs in five innings, walked three and struck out one.