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6/18/21 Game Recap Bravehearts 8 Sea Unicorns 5

Sea Unicorns Rally in the 9th But Fall Short 8-5 to Bravehearts
June 18, 2021

(Norwich, CT) – The Norwich Sea Unicorns rallied in the ninth but fell to the Worcester Bravehearts 8-5 Friday night at Dodd Stadium to see their five-game winning streak end. John Mesagno (Tappan, NY/Easter CT State University) went 3-4 with a double and three RBIs to lead the Sea Unicorns.

(Norwich, CT) – The Norwich Sea Unicorns rallied in the ninth but fell to the Worcester Bravehearts 8-5 Friday night at Dodd Stadium to see their five-game winning streak end.

John Mesagno (Tappan, NY/Easter CT State University) went 3-4 with a double and three RBIs to lead the Sea Unicorns. Kaelen Culpepper (Memphis, TN/Kansas State) and Michael Torniero (East Haven, CT/Central CT State University) both scored two runs for Norwich.

Down 8-3 in the ninth, Hunter Yaworski (Brooklyn, CT/Mitchell College) hit a pinch-hit two run double to bring the tying run to the plate for the Sea Unicorns, who have now won nine of the last 11 games. Mesagno doubled to deep left to drive in a run in the seventh and also delivered a bases-loaded two-out two-run single in the fifth.

Connor Davey (Chesire, CT/Rhode Island College) pitched a scoreless two innings of relief, allowing two hits with one strikeout.

The Sea Unicorns close a six-game home stand at Dodd Stadium Saturday, 6/19 against the Nashua Silver Knights at 6:00 pm. Tyler’s Amazing Balancing Act will entertain the crowd in the first Special Appearance promotion of the season. As an early Father’s Day celebration, the Sea Unicorns are also offering a special $40 deal that includes four tickets, four hot dogs, four drinks, and four bags of chips.

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.