Chiefs, Blue Sox & Reds Take Tuesday Night Wins
Evan Walsh evened his record at 3-3 and Leivi Ventura (pictured) hit his fifth homer of the season, a fourth inning grand slam, to lead the Andre Chiefs to a 10-2 win over the Malden Maddogs at Maplewood. Matt Nuzzo had a single, double, and two RBI’s and Johnny Welch had three hits and scored three runs for the Chiefs. Shane O’Halloran had three of the Maddogs’ seven hits. Blaine McLean (1-4) took the loss.
Julian Alvarez’ bases-loaded infield single scored Nate Wolf with the winning run when the Blue Sox walked off for the fourth time this year in a 3-2 win over the Reading Bulldogs in Lexington.
Wolf gave the Blue Sox a 2-1 lead in the third with his first home run of the summer.
Jeff Roy tied it in the sixth for Reading with his first home run of the season. Borja Jones-Berasulce (1-1) retired all four batters he faced, two on strikeouts for the win in relief.
In Watertown, the Reds scored seven times in the bottom of third inning and went on to beat the Wakefield Merchants 8-2 at Victory Field. Nate Beck (2-2) scattered four hits, with help from Mike Wesoloski, who worked the seventh.