Baseball Earns Sweep at Wagner WIth 6-3 Win on Sunday
The Central Connecticut baseball workforce claimed its second Northeast Convention collection sweep this season with a 6-3 win at Wagner on Sunday at FirstEnergy Park. The Blue Devils opened a 3-0 win and acquired a pair of homeruns within the win.
GAME ONE INFORMATION
Rating: CCSU 6, Wagner 3
Information: CCSU (18-9, 15-6 NEC), WAG (8-19, 5-16 NEC)
Location: FirstEnergy Park | Lakewood, NJ
Pitching File: W: Mozzicato (1-1) | L: LaPointe (1-1) | Sv: Neuman (7)
- The Blue Devils opened the scoring with a three-run second inning. Seniors Buddy DeWaine and Dave Matthews would single to place runners on the corners. After a stroll loaded the bases, freshman Jeff Nicol would single to drive in two runs. Junior Matt Bertochi adopted with the fourth hit of the inning to plate a run and make it 3-0.
- After Wagner acquired a run within the backside of the second, freshman Noah Martinez led off the third with a solo homerun to proper subject to make it 4-1.
- The groups traded runs within the sixth. Martinez would hit a sac fly within the prime of the inning and the Seahawks acquired an RBI single within the backside of the inning to make it 5-2.
- Wagner’s Griffin Schneider drove in his second run of the sport within the backside of the eighth to make it 5-3.
- The Blue Devils closed out the scoring with a solo homerun from Matthews with one out within the ninth. His homer was hit deep to straightaway centerfield to make it 6-3.
NUMBER TO KNOW
12 – CCSU collected 12 hits within the recreation, its most within the three-game collection. The Blue Devils have collected 10 or extra hits in a recreation 10 instances this season.
- Freshman Anthony Mozzicato began and acquired the win. He went 5.0 innings and allowed two runs, whereas ringing up 5 strikeouts.
- Freshman Jake Neuman pitched a scoreless ninth to get his seventh save. He had one strikeout and has seven straight scoreless outings.
- Dewaine, Matthews, Bertochi and Nicol every had two hits within the recreation.
- Martinez and Nicol every drove in two runs, whereas Matthews scored two runs.
- The Blue Devils have gained 9 straight towards the Seahawks, final dropping a 4-2 contest on March 30, 2019, in New Britain.
CCSU opens a three-game collection at Sacred Coronary heart starting on Friday at 3:00 p.m.