A walk-off single from Michael Cleary brought home the winning run for the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide (18-24) in a 10-9 victory over the Seacoast Mavericks (19-21) in 10 innings at The Ball Park on Friday.
Cleary did his best to jumpstart the offense for the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide, reaching base three times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the fifth and tenth innings.
Both squads had things going at the plate, tallying 19 runs and 33 hits, including zero extra base hits. Both bullpens were busy with nine pitchers used in the game as the skippers of both squads tried to finish it off.
The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide got their bats going early, scoring three runs in the first inning to pull ahead of the Seacoast Mavericks.
Robert Rozzi got the win, running his season record to 3-0. Rozzi struck out five, walked none and gave up no hits.
Anyelo Roman (0-2) took the loss for the Seacoast Mavericks. He lasted just one-third of an inning, walked none, struck out none, and allowed one run.
The Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide hammered the Seacoast Mavericks pitching as six hitters had a field day, combining for 15 hits, seven RBIs and eight runs scored.