Fourth-place Silver Knights return to action
In 21 games, Nashua outfielder Matt Sanchez is batting .333 with three homers and 13 RBIs. Infielder Michael Pierson is batting .329 with no homers and 12 RBIs in 20 games and infielder Joe Napolitano has a .254 batting average in 20 games with one homer and 13 RBIs. Outfielder Carson Helms, of Southern New Hampshire University, has played 12 games with Nashua. He is batting .366 (15 for 41) with three homers and seven RBIs.
Swamp Bats outfielder Zach Lauricella is the leading hitter (.297) on the team. The outfielder had one homer and 11 RBIs in 18 games. Shortstop Bret Dennis is tied with Lauricella with a team-high 11 RBIs. First baseman Conner Simonetti and catcher Ryan Summers lead the team in homers with two apiece.
Matt Byrne leads Laconia with a .324 batting average and catcher Christopher Beall is tops on the team with three homers. Leading the Muskrats in RBIs with 11 is outfielder Vinny Zarrillo.
He got a no decision in Laconia’s 10-7 loss to Plymouth on June 15. In 5 2/3 innings, Rivera allowed six runs (four earned), eight hits and three walks. He fanned four. In his last outing on June 21 in a 10-5 against Sanford, he pitched 6 2/3 innings, allowing five earned runs, five hits and one walk. He fanned six.