Other SportsBetances’ Strong Pitching Keeps Seadogs Down by Staff Post May 21, 2011 The Trenton Thunder improved their record to (22-18) behind a strong effort by pitcher Dellin Betances’ and poor early fielding by the Portland Seadogs (12-25). With 5,863 watching the Thunder took advantage of two fielding errors and one wild pitch in posting a 3-1 victory.The early errors started in the bottom of the first inning as Melky Mesa grounded a ball to Seadog second baseman Oscar Tejeda who promptly booted the ball into right field allowing the Thunder to score two runs on the play.The Thunder scored another run in the second inning on another Seadog mistake when Addison Maruszak scored on a wild pitch by Seadog starter Alex Wilson. Maruszak led off the inning with a double to center field and advanced to third base on a grounder to second by Austin Krum.Dellin Betances’ was strong again the Yankees top pitching prospect struck out five batters and gave up one run in five innings of work. Josh Schmidt came in and pitched two innings of shutout ball to claim his second save of the season.Last night was the opening game of the three game set against the Seadogs Craig Heyer (3-2 3.03) gets the start against the Seadogs Brock Huntzinger (2-4 9.00).Thunder ClapsTonight’s game starts @ 7:05 pm at Waterfront Park Fireworks after the game.The Thunder have won 7 out of the last 10 games, are currently in fourth place in the Eastern Division, 4 games behind division leader New Hampshire. Post Views: 1,064The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest PostsStaff PostLatest posts by Staff Post (see all) In The Zone Announces Initial Podcast Lineup - November 13, 2020 The Essential Resources You Need to Start Your Own Gym in 2020 - February 6, 2020 Wilder vs Fury II – How the second fight will be different to the first? - February 5, 2020 Early turnovers, defensive struggles plague the Scarlet Knights - January 26, 2020 Related TopicsDellin BetancesTrenton Thunder Click to comment You must be logged in to post a comment Login Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Newsletter SubscriptionCan't Miss Posts! From Paramus High School to CBS Sports, Spero Dedes is making waves in sports broadcasting by Sunil Sunder Raj | posted on October 27, 2020 The Most Catastrophic Boat Trip Since the Titanic; the New York Giants by John Venezia | posted on October 4, 2020 Women in Sports: Podcast Host, New York Riptide Sideline Reporter, Dani Wexelman by Luke Porco | posted on March 3, 2020 A Look at Paternity Leave in MLB as Trout Becomes a Dad by Elizabeth DiPietro | posted on August 5, 2020 Women in Sports: Ariel Epstein, On-Air Host at SportsGrid (VIDEO) by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 12, 2021More in Other SportsThe Mockery of A Sport: Paul vs. AskrenJake Paul and Ben Askren are set to fight tonight, and as a fan... Lochte, Dressel and Ledecky all Chasing Gold at 2021 Tokyo OlympicsThe 2021 Summer Olympic games are scheduled to take place from July 23 –...Poirier McGregor Trilogy Is a Hot Ticket but is the Donation Beef a Show?Before UFC 257, Conor McGregor predicted that he would win the fight, but more... Wrestlemania 37 Weekend ReviewThis past weekend was monumental for WWE, as for the first time in over... Newark Welcomes New York Liberty Suttle Basehit in Ninth Inning Gives Thunder Series Win!