League Champs

2003 2012
2004 2013
2009 2014
2010 2016
2019

Dutchmen Can't Keep Pace with Love, Mohawks

By Jon Sargalis

Box Score

The Albany Dutchmen tried to keep pace with the Amsterdam Mohawks, scoring runs in 4 of the innings the Mohawks did, but Amsterdam's offense was too much to handle as the Dutchmen fell by a score of 8-5.

The Mohawks took a 2-0 lead in the first inning as Zach Gardiner drove in Gage Miller with a single and Hunter Thomas reached on an error that allowed Cam Love to score.

In the second Brett Coker reached on a fielder’s choice as Jacob Hand scored, but Albany answered back as Matt Bergevin scored on a Ty Gallagher sac-fly to make it 3-1 Amsterdam.

In the fourth, Brett drove in Cam Love with a single, then Zach Gardiner singled and Brett Coker scored on an error. Albany answered back with an Anthony Raimo, Jr. single that scored Nick Schwartz to make it 5-2 Mohawks.

In the sixth, Cade Bush tried to avoid getting hit by the pitch and got a bat on the ball that ended up in a fielder’s choice that drove in Cam Love. Ian Perutz followed with a double that drove in Connor Moore.

In the bottom of the inning Anthony Raimo, Jr. drove in Nick Schwartz on a groundout as the Mohawks lead 7-4 at the end of the inning. In the seventh, each team scored a run as Cam Love drove in Gage Miller on a groundout and David Silva, Jr. drove in Max Gebauer with a double to make it 8-5.

Cam Love went 4-for-6 with a double, an RBI and 3 runs scored. Nolan Lamere picked up the win for the second straight day to improve to 3-0 and Conner Whittaker earned his 5th save.

Amsterdam improved to 37-6-1 and will host the Utica Blue Sox on Thursday, while the Dutchmen fell to 20-23 and travel to Oneonta Thursday for a pivotal doubleheader with the Outlaws.

More News Articles