Saturday, April 28, 2018

Skeeters make it 2-0 with walk off single to down New Britain 5-4

Story and Photo by Robert H Kelly
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SUGAR LAND, TEXAS (April 28, 2018) Albert Cordero's walk off single in the ninth inning sealed a 5-4 win for the Sugar Land Skeeters over the New Britain Bees on Saturday, April 28 at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas. The Skeeter catcher, who was pitch hitting for Alvaro Rondon, connected on a 1-0 pitch, to score first baseman Matt Chavez. The win pushed Sugar Land's record to 2-0 in the six-game season opening series.

The Skeeters scores three runs in the first inning, with the Bees leveling the score in the second. Sugar Land regained the lead in the fourth and held onto their 4-3 lead when New Britain scored a single run in the eighth. After than, Cordero connected for his single to knock in the winning run. The series continues on Sunday with a 2:05 p.m. CDT start.

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