News Release, Bowie Baysox

Erie, PA – Bowie Baysox pitchers struck out 15 batters in Erie on Monday evening, but it was not enough to overcome a struggling offense, as the Baysox lost the series opener 5-0.

StarterTyler Herbstruck out a season-high seven and did not walk a batter in his outing, but he did yield five runs on the night.Zach MuckenhirnandPedro Araujocombined to give Bowie three and one third innings of scoreless relief work.

Offensively,Yusniel Diaz,Ademar RifaelaandJesmuel Valentinhad the three hits for the Baysox in the game.

The loss was Bowie’s seventh in a row and 10thin the last 11 games. The team now sits at 3-14 on the season.

The second game of the series in Erie is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. Tuesday night.Bruce Zimmermannwill start for the Baysox againstMatt Manningof Erie. The team’s will play again at noon on Wednesday before Bowie heads home to start a seven game home stand.

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