Northampton plays clean game in Mickey Mantle baseball win over Dalton

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Orion McLain held Dalton down with some help from his defense, and the Northampton Mickey Mantle baseball team won 6-1 on Wednesday at home.

He threw five innings and struck out five. Owen Shelffo finished the final two innings with two strikeouts.

Their defense committed zero errors after making six in a 4-1 loss in the team’s first meeting.

Patrick Serio doubled and singled with two RBIs and a run scored.

Dan Kushin drove in a run, while Colin Ferrara and Ben Folwer both singeld and scored runs.

Jack Diggins touched home twice.

Northampton 1, Amherst 0

Dalton          000 010 0 — 1  3  1

Northampton     002 400 x — 6  5  0

WP—McLain LP—Gallagher

Records: Northampton (7-3) Dalton (4-5)