A four-run sixth inning propelled the Brunswick School baseball team to a 7-4 win over visiting King School in a rain shortened game held on Tuesday.
The six-inning win raised Brunswick’s record to 3-0 overall and 2-0 in the FAA. Aidan Redahan’s first career home run gave the Bruins a 1-0 first-inning lead. Jake Mathew’s RBI double later in the inning made it 2-0.
After King tied the score at 2-2 with a two-run homer in the top of the fifth inning with a two-run home run, but Brunswick regained the lead in the bottom half of the inning. Leo Socci doubles and scored when Luke Fisher reached reached base on an error. King knotted the score at 3-3 on a sacrifice fly in the top of the sixth inning, then Brunswick responded with four runs in the bottom of the sixth.
Socci delivered a run-scoring single and Mathews hit a three-run triple to right field, giving Brunswick a 7-3 lead. Following the final out of the sixth inning the game was called by the umpires due to a steady rainfall. Cole Mascolo earned the win in relief of Socci, who pitched the first five innings.