Game summary: Sat 02 Jun 9:00 AM
Pirates' Gerard Slugs 5th and K's 10 in Victory
The Pirates pitched and slugged their way to their ninth victory on Saturday at the Brattleboro Little League Field. Nick Gerard hit his 5th home run of the year and knocked in two runs. He also threw four innings and struck out 10 while allowing just two runs to the Red Sox. Sam Bogart came out of the bullpen and pitched two scoreless innings to preserve the victory. At the plate, he got two base hits and scored a run. Troy Forkin went 3-4 with two runs scored and a stolen base. Aliza Speno also had a multi-hit game as she went 2-4 with a run. Matthew Worden hit a single and was on base 4 times. The Red Sox got a hit from Will Hill who was on base three times, scored a run, and stole a base. Henry Schwartz also got a base hit for the Sox and struck out three across three innings out of the bullpen.