BaseballBlueClaws Pitching and Timely Hitting Contributes to 2-1 Win over Columbia by Scott Mahnken May 11, 2018 The Lakewood BlueClaws pitchers continue to baffle the Columbia RiverDogs hitters and won another close game 2-1, improving their record to 18-15. Charleston dropped under .500 to 16-17.Two BlueClaws home runs provided all the run support the team would need in yet another closely contested battle. Lakewood first run came off the bat of third baseman Jake Scheiner 4th blast of the year in the fourth inning gave the BlueClaws a 1-0 lead. They increased their lead to 2-0 when first baseman Gregori Rivero went deep for his second dinger of the year.Charlestown put up their lone run in the seventh, but strong BlueClaw pitching kept them in check. Spenser Howard (3-2) earned the win after tossing six innings of 3-hit shutout ball, while striking out seven RiverDogs. Julian Garcia pitched the seventh to record his fourth hold and Kyle was credited with his fourth save. Post Views: 918The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest PostsScott MahnkenLatest posts by Scott Mahnken (see all) The Future of Eli Manning a True Catch 22 - December 22, 2018 The future of Cespedes leaving the Mets in limbo? - December 17, 2018 NJ high school stars to watch in upcoming college bowl games - December 17, 2018 St. John’s Hopes to Storm to a 12-0 Start - December 14, 2018 Related Topics 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! MetLife Stadium to host Army-Navy Game in 2021 by Kelly Lynn | posted on August 23, 2017 Women in Sports: NHL Network Host, Jackie Redmond by Nicholas Durst | posted on March 4, 2019 The Most Catastrophic Boat Trip Since the Titanic; the New York Giants by John Venezia | posted on October 4, 2020 How Former NFL Scout and Coach Chris Landry Became an Entrepreneur and Sportscaster by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 23, 2021 Women in Sports: Ariel Epstein, On-Air Host at SportsGrid (VIDEO) by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 12, 2021More in Baseball You Know I’m Right, Episode 112: New York Jets’ Insider Brian Costello (Audio/Video)On the 112th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 109: The Athletic’s Marc Carig (Audio/Video)On the 109th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 108: WFAN’s Sweeny Murti (Audio/Video)On the 108th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 107: New York Post’s Columnist Mike Vaccaro (Audio/Video)On the 107th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... Lancaster Storms Past Patriots 11-1 Has Michael Conforto finally regained his mojo?