Game 1: Maine-Farmington 1, Bates 0
UMF TAKES TWO FROM BATES, 1-0 AND 7-2
FARMINGTON, Maine The Bates College baseball team dropped a pair of
non-conference baseball games today, 1-0 and 7-2, at the University
UMF (8-13) committed two errors in the first inning of game two, allowing rookie 2B Adam Taranto (Sudbury, Mass.) to break onto the board. The Beavers answered with four runs in the bottom of the inning, on a pair of two-run home runs by Writer and catcher Tom Ventura off senior starter Shane Delaney (Needham, Mass.). Taranto walked with the bases loaded in the second, but Maine-Farmington shut the Bobcats down after that.
GAME ONE Bates (10-13-1) 000 000 0 - 0 6 1 UMF (7-13) 001 000 x - 1 2 0 Batteries BAT: Mike Kinsman and Ben Donaldson. UMF: Zach Reed and Tom Ventura. WP: Reed (4-1). LP: Kinsman (1-4). 2B: BAT, Nate Maxwell. UMF, James Writer. Multiple hitters: BAT: Ben Donaldson. UMF, none. GAME TWO Bates (10-14-1) 110 000 0 - 2 5 5 UMF (8-13) 402 100 x - 7 5 2 Batteries BAT: Shane Delaney, Chris Gwozdz (5) and Donaldson. UMF: Pat Conway and Ventura. WP: Conway (2-5). LP: Delaney (0-4). 2B: UMF, Chris Garron, Reed. HR: UMF, Writer (3), Ventura (1). Multiple hitters: BAT: Charlie Engasser. UMF, none.