Thursday's game against Capital City ATL 18O was a heartbreaker for Waterford Nationals ATL Baseball, as they lost the lead late in a 4-1 defeat. The game was tied at one with Capital City ATL 18O batting in the top of the fifth when James Murphy homered on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.
In the bottom of the fourth inning, Waterford Nationals ATL Baseball tied things up at one when Alex Chandler singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
Sheridan Dillion led the Capital City ATL 18O to victory on the hill. The ace allowed five hits and one run over five innings, striking out 11 and walking one. Paul Montesanti threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen. Montesanti recorded the last six outs to earn the save for Capital City ATL 18O.
Ryan Visco took the loss for Waterford Nationals ATL Baseball. The pitcher surrendered four runs on six hits over five innings, striking out eight.
Rocco Devito, Casey Job, Ian Slate, Chandler, Nolan Duda, and Lorenzo Lombardo all had one hit to lead Waterford Nationals ATL Baseball.
Kyle Ruth led Capital City ATL 18O with two hits in four at bats.