Another Day, Another L Against Trenton For New Hampshire
'Cats drop 13th-straight vs.Thunder in 4-3 loss
By Tyler Zickel / New Hampshire Fisher Cats | July 8, 2017 10:14 PM ET
Trenton, NJ - The New Hampshire Fisher Cats lost their thirteenth consecutive game to the Trenton Thunder Saturday night, falling 4-3 at ARM & HAMMER Park on the shores of the Delaware River.
New Hampshire started the scoring with a run in the first. Jonathan Davis singled on the first pitch of the game, stole second and advanced to third on a throwing error by the catcher. Danny Jansen plated Davis with a sacrifice fly that made it 1-0 'Cats.
Trenton took the lead for good in the second. Billy Fleming doubled and Zach Zehner followed with a two-run home run to left-centerfield to put the Thunder up 2-1.
The Yankees affiliate added single runs in the fifth and the seventh to add to their advantage, leading the Fisher Cats 4-1 to start the ninth.
In the final frame, Tim Lopes hit his fourth home run of the season - a two-out, two-run shot to left against closer Cale Coshow (S, 12) - to make it 4-3, but New Hampshire couldn't continue the rally and fell 4-3.
The series concludes Sunday afternoon at ARM & HAMMER Park in Trenton. RHP Sean Reid-Foley (5-6, 4.42 ERA) will be opposed by RHP Brody Koerner (1-0, 0.00 ERA). First pitch is set for 1:00 p.m. and can be heard locally on AM 610 WGIR or online via iHeartRadio.
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