July 27, 2015 – Kill Devil Hills, NC
Outer Banks Daredevils jumped out to an early lead, but was unable to hold on and lost 5-4 to Tidewater Drillers on Monday.
Ryan Creps got the offense started for the Daredevils with a lead off single in the bottom of the first, that was followed by a HBP, a couple of errors and walk, and the Daredevils were able to capitalize on the mistakes, and Ryan Creps, Evan Hanifee, Logan Quimuyog and Chris Childress all crossed the plate for the Daredevils, giving them an early 4 – 0 lead.
While Outer Banks Daredevils led until the ninth inning, Tidewater Drillers worked its way back, scoring one run in each of the second, fourth and fifth innings.
In the second, Darius Gillis reached base on a single, and scored on an Evan Beare groundout. In the forth, Gillis again reached on a single, then stole second, before scoring on an Austin Henry single. In the fifth, catcher Evan Beare drew a walk, Grant Mariano was inserted as a pinch runner, and following a single by Nick Faison, Mariano scored on a Turner Bishop single to right.
In the 9th, Grant Mariano drew a walk, Nick Faison singled, and Kyle Butler safely reached first on a fielders choice to load the bases for Mitch Monyhan, who single to left, scoring Mariano, but a strong throw from Daredevils left fielder Cedric Henry cut down Faison at the plate. With the score tied at four, Trevor Kelly singled, sending Kyle Butler across the plate for the go ahead run.
David Culler got the start for the Tidewater Drillers, but only lasted a third of an inning before giving way to Kyle Majette, who came in and pitched seven and a third shut out innings, striking out 9, walked 2 with no hits. Turner Bishop came in to pitch with two outs in the bottom of the 8th inning, and stayed on through the 9th inning, picking up the win.
Chris Cobb got the start for the Daredevils, went 4 1/3 innings, and gave way to Cole Mauter, who threw 2 2/3 innings, giving up no runs, two hits, one walk and seven strike outs. Scott Oberhelman came in for an inning of work, and Matt Carter came in to finish the 9th for the Daredevils and took the loss.
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