Laurel Auto Group saw victory slip away on Thursday when a three-run eighth inning lead disappeared after a furious charge from Martella’s Pharmacy, who ended up with a 8-7 win.
Zac Heide racked up three RBIs on one hit for Laurel Auto Group. He homered in the third inning.
Zach Martinelli got the win for Martella’s Pharmacy. He tossed 7 2/3 innings of shutout ball. Martinelli struck out seven, walked two and gave up two hits.
Alex DiRienzo was charged with the loss. He lasted just 3 2/3 innings, walked none, struck out four, and allowed two runs.
Martella’s Pharmacy got two-run rallies in the second inning and the sixth. In the second, Martella’s Pharmacy scored on a single by Ian Helsel.
The game was never in doubt after the twelfth, as Martella’s Pharmacy scored one run on an RBI single by N Neiderhiser.
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