Chiefs Give Up Five Runs in 7th, Lose to Maddogs 7-5
Malden, MA- Sean Doherty hit a grand slam in the top of the seventh inning when the Malden Maddogs came from behind to beat the Chiefs 7-5 on Wednesday night at Maplewood.
The Chiefs took a 5-2 lead into the last inning before two walks and a single loaded the bases off reliever Sam Kasten. Ben Waldrip (0-1) came on to face Doherty who deposited his first homer of the year to right center.
Evan Walsh, fresh off his 20K performance, cruised through the first six innings allowing just one earned run and three hits while striking out eight.
The Chiefs scored all their runs in the bottom of the second inning on a R.J. Libby bases clearing triple and a Waldrip two run homer.
Ricky Alexy struck out the Chiefs side in order in the seventh inning to preserve the Maddogs win.
Chiefs Chatter….. The Chiefs will return to action on Sunday at 3;00 PM when they visit the Wakefield Merchants at Walsh Field……Waldrip’s second inning homer was his ICL leading 4th of the season…