All Sections
Welcome guest, you have 3 views left.  Register| Sign In



 

Fisher Cats win, break 11-game losing streak


The losing streak is over.

Matt Boyd allowed only one hit over six innings and Ryan Schimpf homered to lead the New Hampshire Fisher Cats to a 3-1 victory over the Fightin Phils on Thursday in Reading, Pa.

The win enabled New Hampshire to break a franchise-worst 11-game losing streak that began on May 11.

Thursday’s contest was the finale of a five-series series. The Fisher Cats return home to to start a four-game series against the Portland Sea Dogs on Friday.
..
Boyd walked one and fanned four. He allowed Reading its only run in the fourth inning, on a two-out single for Cam Perkins. He left with the score tied 1-1.

New Hampshire scored a single run in the fourth, then tallied two in the eighth. Jon Berti extended his hit streak to 12 games with a base hit, then cruised home on Schimpf’s eighth homer of the season.
..
The blast made a winner of Tyler Ybarra (2-1), who pitched a scoreless seventh and eighth.

Randy Boone hurled a scoreless ninth for his first save of the year.
..

        

FOLLOW US
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow our RSS feed
Union Leader app for Apple iPad or Android *
Click to download from Apple Apps StoreClick to download from Android Marketplace
* e-Edition subscription required

More Fisher Cats/EL


NH Angle