Both the Quebec (5-3) and the Newark (6-4) put runners aboard on Saturday, but it was the Quebec that were able to take advantage, pulling out a 5-2 win at Newark Bears _ Eagles Riverfron.
Robert Wagner had a busy day at the plate, collecting two extra-base hits. He homered in the second inning and tripled in the seventh inning.
The Newark couldn't get anything going as long as TJ Stanton was pitching. Stanton held the Newark hitless over 1 2/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three.
It was a good day at the plate for the Newark 's Juan Martinez. Martinez went 1-2, drove in one and scored one run. He homered in the second inning.
Karl Gelinas improved to 2-0 on the year by picking up the win for the Quebec . He allowed two runs over five innings. Gelinas struck out three, walked one and gave up six hits.
Sean Campbell ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just four innings, walked six, struck out none, and allowed four runs.
The Quebec jumped out to an early lead in the top of the second, scoring one run on one hit. A solo home run by Wagner started the inning off.
It didn't take long for the Newark to respond as they scored one run of their own in the second. The Newark scored on a solo home run by Martinez.
The Quebec never surrendered the lead after the fifth inning, scoring three runs on a two-run single by Rene Leveret and.