Blue Sox, LV Marlins both suffer losses
The Tamaqua Blue Sox and the Lehigh Valley Marlins both suffered losses in local baseball action on Monday
The Blue Sox dropped to 1-3 on the year with an 8-2 loss to Muhlenberg Township.
Luke Matsago knocked in both Tamaqua runs while Peter Baddick and Matt Roberts each hit doubles for the Blue Sox.
Nick Wanner led the winners with two hits and two RBIs.
Daulton Fidler was the winning pitcher, giving up just three hits and two earned runs.
Muhlenberg 202 020 2 - 8 9 3
Tamaqua 101 000 0 - 2 3 1
Fidler, Keller (6) and Klick; Zehner, Rago (4), A. Bates (6) and O. Bates. W - Fidler.
The Limeport Bulls scored four runs in the first inning and never looked back in beating the Lehigh Valley Marlins 9-2.
Jake Bostick went two-for-three with a triple, RBI and stolen base for the Marlins. Zach Szoke also had two hits.
Tamaqua graduate Derek Linkhorst suffered the loss.
Bulls 400 220 1 - 9 10 2
Marlins 010 100 0 - 2 7 3
Miller, Michael(7) and Umbenhauer; Linkhorst, Rex and Z. Szoke. W - Miller.