Baycats hold off Cardinals
Photo by Art Ward
HAMILTON – Jake Wilson singled, homered and drove in two as the Barrie Baycats beat Hamilton 3-2 Friday night on the road.
James Anderson drove in the Baycats’ other run with an RBI single in the sixth inning.
Juan Benitez (1-2) went seven innings for the win, allowing two runs (one earned) on four hits with a walk and nine strikeouts.
Brad Grieveson struck out two in a scoreless ninth for his second save of 2022.
Laine Renaud and Jacob Underwood drove in Hamilton’s runs. Josh Niles scored both times.
On the mound, Ben Braun (1-2) gave up two runs on four hits over 5.1 innings. He walked three and struck out three.
Barrie improved to 6-5, and Hamilton dropped to 2-5.