Dutchmen Stay Hot

By: Joey Palatsky

TWO STRAIGHT

 

(GLENS FALLS, NY)-- Albany Dutchmen won their 7th game of the season against Glens Falls Dragons after a 7-5 win at East Field on Tuesday night. Albany won the season series 7-1 as the two teams have now faced off for the last time in 2022.

 

Albany got out to a 3-0 lead through three innings, as Hunter Sabbers (Marist) dealt three hitless frames and shined in the first third of the ballgame. A bases loaded walk put the Dutchmen on the board in the 2nd, before Anthony Raimo Jr. (Rhode Island) singled in a run to kickstart his three-hit night and Matt Bergevin (Fairfield) tacked on a sacrifice fly for Albany in the 3rd frame to make it 3-0.

 

Each team put up a run in the 4th as a Caden Shapiro (Princeton) double put him in scoring position followed by a Nick Schwartz (SNHU) RBI single to extend the Albany lead to four runs. Glens Falls answered back in the home half as the Dragons put up their first hit and their first run of the night in the same frame.

 

Glens Falls took a 5-4 lead as the Dragons loaded the bases with one out in the 5th, which forced Albany to go to the bullpen. The Dragons took advantage of the bases loaded situation that the bullpen inherited, as well as Dutchmen defensive mishaps, as three of the four runs in the frame were unearned.

 

An immediate answer came from the Dutchmen side in the top of the 6th, as Albany catapulted a three run frame courtesy of a plethora of Glens Falls errors.

 

Albany’s bullpen arms of Scott Griesemer (UNF) and Billy Fitzgerald (Fairfield) were dominant, as they combined for 4.2 innings with 10 punchouts and zero earned runs. 

 

Albany is now 2-0 on the week with four games remaining, and 1.5 games behind Oneonta for a playoff spot. The Dutchmen return to Keenholts Park for the final home game of the regular season on Wednesday at 6:35 against Amsterdam.



Search Archive »




Browse by Year »

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012

Browse by Month »

August 2022
July 2022
June 2022
May 2022
April 2022
March 2022
January 2022
September 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
March 2021
May 2020
March 2020
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
November 2018
October 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
October 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
October 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
Ignite Business Solutions