LANSING, Mich. — The Burlington Bees got all of their runs in the fifth inning for a 3-2 win over the Lansing Lugnuts in Wednesday’s Class A Midwest League game.
Spencer Griffin’s single drove in Tim Millard with the first run. Kevin Maitan scored on a wild pitch to tie the game at 2. Francisco Del Valle’s ground out scored Griffin with the go-ahead run.
Ed Del Rosario (2-1) was the winning pitcher in relief of Luis Alvarado. Del Rosario struck out three and allowed one hit in two innings. Parker Joe Robinson threw two shutout innings, then Luke Lind pitched a 1-2-3 ninth for his second save of the season.
Sean Wymer (5-8) was the losing pitcher.
Griffin went 3-for-4. Maitan was 2-for-5.
One thought on “BEES 3, LUGNUTS 2: Fifth inning is all that’s needed”
Typical of a lot of our games this year. We bunch a few hits together in one inning, put up a crooked number and the pitching has to keep the other team under that amount of runs.