Nationals battle Troy for 8 innings in 6-5 win.
Nationals Jim Waters went 3/3 including his league leading 5th home run as the Waterford Nationals earned a hard fought 6-5 extra inning win over The Troy Haymakers game. Troy erased a 5-2 Nationals lead with an explosive 5th inning led by a bases clearing 2 out 2 strike triple by Nick Jaques that tied the game at 5 after a Kyle Bestlle solo Home Run. In the bottom of the 8th Anthony Eaton singled Waters and Brandon Haverty both bunted safely for infield hits then Casey Job singled off the fence on a 2 strike pitch to win the game. Troy's starter Dan Razzano pitched well for all 8 innings while taking the complete game loss. Nationals Ryan Ensel went the distance for the Nationals moving to 6-0 on the season 1 win ahead of Team Mate Max Tessitore with 5. Nationals move back into a first place tie with the Athletics at 14-3 while Troy drops to 10-7.