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6/17/21 Game Recap Sea Unicorns 8 Bees 2

Sea Unicorns Beat Bees 8-2 for 5th Straight Win and 9th in Last 10 Games
June 18, 2021

(Norwich, CT) - The Norwich Sea Unicorns won their fifth straight game and ninth in the last 10 games, beating the New Britain Bees 8-2 Thursday night at Dodd Stadium. Ian Battipaglia (Chesire, CT/Franklin Pierce University) went 2-2 with two RBIs and a run scored off the bench and the

(Norwich, CT) - The Norwich Sea Unicorns won their fifth straight game and ninth in the last 10 games, beating the New Britain Bees 8-2 Thursday night at Dodd Stadium.

Ian Battipaglia (Chesire, CT/Franklin Pierce University) went 2-2 with two RBIs and a run scored off the bench and the combination of Brad Lombardi (East Greenwich, RI/Boston College), Randy Reyes (Providence, RI/Central CT State University), Eddie Kaftan (Old Lyme, CT/Mitchell College), and Gary Costello (Chesire, CT/University of New Haven) struck out 14 Bees batters and allowed five hits.

Hunter Yaworski (Brooklyn, CT/Mitchell College) doubled home a run as part of a two-run first for an early Sea Unicorns lead. Norwich added another in the third on an RBI single to center by Bryan Loriga (Hialeah, FL/Elite Squad Academy).

The Bees cut the Sea Unicorns lead to one with two in the fifth, but Norwich answered with two in the home half. Andy Martin (Miramar, FL/Elite Squad Academy walked with the bases loaded in the sixth and Battipaglia delivered a bases-loaded two-run single to right in the seventh to extend the Sea Unicorns lead.

The Sea Unicorns return to Dodd Stadium Friday, 6/18 for the fifth of six consecutive home games when they host the Worcester Bravehearts at 7:00 pm, with a Post-Game Fireworks Show presented by Liberty Bank.

The Norwich Sea Unicorns are located at Dodd Stadium in Norwich, Connecticut. The front office and box office are open daily from 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday and can be accessed in person or by calling 860-887-7962. Sea Unicorns merchandise is available anytime by visiting goseaunicorns.com.