East Greenwich upsets Stonington in extra innings, 5-3!

Posted by Rhode Island Connie Mack Baseball - 2019 on Jul 13 2019 at 11:07AM PDT

East Greenwich 000 003 000 2 5 6 3
Stonington 200 000 100 0 3 6 3

Land, Prior (9), and Licciardi
Champagne, Holliman (5), Pons (7) and Fiore

East Greenwich scored two runs in the top of the tenth inning and Dan Prior closed the door with three strikeouts in 1 1/3 innings of relief for the 5-3 victory over Bears of Stonington.

The Avengers, won their third straight game, raised their record in extra inning games this year to 2 – 1.

Dan Prior, who earned the win, went 2/4 with a triple and two rbi’s.

Josh Land, who started for the Avengers and threw 8 2/3 innings, gave up just three runs on six hits. In addition, Land drove in the game winning run with a single in the top of the tenth inning.

Stonington, who had come into the game outscoring their opponents 56-1 in seven games this year, dropped to 7-1.

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