News Release, Bowie Baysox
BOWIE, Md. — Anthony Kay threw seven no-hit innings and Michael Paez hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning to lead the Binghamton Rumble Ponies to a 3-0 victory over the Bowie Baysox in front of 1,337 Monday night at Prince George’s Stadium.
After Baysox starterAlex Wellsleft in the third inning with an injury,Cristian Alvaradoentered and escaped a pair of jams. The Rumble Ponies (24-15) put the first two men on base to start the third inning, butMartin Cervenkathrew out Paez trying to steal second base for the first out. After a strikeout ofBraxton Lee,Andres Gimenezflew out toT.J. Nichtingto end the inning.
One frame later,Luis Carpioled off with a double.Rylan Bannonmade a diving snag on the third base line to throw outAli Sanchezfor the inning’s second out. Nichting then made a running grab towards the left field wall on a ball hit byWill Toffeyto complete a scoreless fourth inning.
Pedro Araujocontinued the stout pitching performance by striking out four Ponies over three innings, allowing one hit and one walk. The righty went three innings April 29 at home against Richmond, tying Monday night for the longest outing of the 2019 season.
Bowie (16-27) and Binghamton continue their three-game midweek series Tuesday night at 6:35 p.m. All fans that come to the ballpark can enjoy Nathan’s hot dogs for $1 from any of the main concession stands on the concourse.