Things are looking up for the Newport Noibats as the team won their series against the Mighty Moes, 7-3, to improve to 17-23 record. On the mound they led with a 2.06 ERA and 1.15 WHIP.
Producers at the plate included Andrew McCutchen, who had five runs, three home runs and three RBIs and J.D. Martinez, who had five runs, one homer and five RBIs. Marcus Seimen (three runs, two home runs and four RBIs) and Mookie Betts (four runs, three RBIs and two stolen bases) were also big contributors to the Noibats’ offense.
On the mound, Garrett Richards (1-0) and Michael Walcha led the team with nine strikeouts each.
The Noibats are in seventh place and will play the second-place Straight Cash (24-13-3).