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Regional Digest: Rock Cats Beat Sea Dogs

Rock Cats Beat Sea Dogs

The New Britain Rock Cats scored five times in the fifth inning to beat the Portland Sea Dogs 10-8 Wednesday at New Britain Stadium. Noel Cuevas (3-for-4) had the big hit for the Rock Cats, a bases-clearing triple in the fifth inning off losing pitcher Luis Diaz (0-1). Diaz gave up seven runs (five earned) on nine hits, two walks and six strikeouts. New Britain's Shane Carle (3-0) earned his third win in as many outings, despite giving up five runs on 10 hits in 5.2 innings. The Rock Cats (8-6) scored eight consecutive runs at one point. After Cuevas' triple, Jason Langfels added a sac-fly, giving New Britain a 7-5 lead. In the eighth, the Rock Cats...