The Wachusett Dirt Dawgs (5-21) jumped out to an early lead, but were unable to hold on and lost 4-2 to the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide (10-13) on Sunday.
The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide took the lead in the eighth inning on a two-run home run by Matt Verrier.
Verrier racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide. He homered in the eighth inning.
The Wachusett Dirt Dawgs couldn't get anything going so long as Dillon Ryan was on the hill. Ryan held the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs hitless over three innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out four.
Davidson Peguero got on base two times in the game for the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs. He scored one run and had one RBI. He homered in the second inning.
Erik Jacobsen (0-1) took the loss for the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs. He lasted just two-thirds of an inning, walked one, struck out none, and allowed three runs.