Both the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs (14-23) and the Pittsfield Suns (14-21) put runners aboard on Friday, but it was the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs that were able to take advantage, pulling out a 3-2 win at Doyle Field.
Austin Young put himself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs. He homered in the sixth inning and doubled in the seventh inning.
Austin Hansen was effective even in defeat, mowing down nine the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs batters and allowing two runs.
PJ Browne recorded his second win of the year for the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs. He struck out one, walked none and surrendered no hits.
Garrett Hudson ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just two-thirds of an inning, walked two, struck out none, and allowed one run.
The Wachusett Dirt Dawgs were sparked by Don Walsh and Young, who teamed up for three hits and three RBIs.