Baseball: Breakers take two from Ospreys
The Southampton Breakers took two games from the North Fork Ospreys in an Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League doubleheader on Wednesday. Southampton won by the scores of 3-0 and 7-1 at Jean W. Cochran Park in Peconic.
Chris Phelan pitched a seven-hit shutout in the opener with seven strikeouts. The game’s only runs came from Steve Schrenk’s three-run homer in the third inning with Craig Matteo and Steve Harrington on base, according to www.hamptonsbaseball.org.
Matt Carroll went 2 for 3 for the Ospreys.
In the second game, Breakers pitchers Anthony Eichhorn, Tim Swatek and Jared Wagner combined for a four-hitter. Harrington, who homered, knocked in two runs as did Brant Whiting (3 for 4, two doubles, run) and Matteo.
Ryan Brown singled twice and scored North Fork’s run.
The Breakers brought their record to 21-18 while the Ospreys dropped to 20-20.