Konnor Pilkington fired six scoreless innings for Brewster and Nick Dunn delivered the walk-off two-run RBI single to lift the Caps to a 5-4 victory over the Chatham Anglers on Friday night at Stony Brook Field. The Whitecaps improved to 14-19-2 with the win.
The Caps tallied their only runs of the night in the bottom half of the fourth inning and Beau Jordan singled and Ryan Noda worked a walk before Kel Johnson delivered an RBI single into left field to give the Caps the 2-0 lead.
Pilkington was brilliant through six innings and Walter Borkovich fired a scoreless seventh and eighth, yet the tide turned for Brewster in the top of the ninth.
Chatham was able to get the first two men on base in the frame on an E5 and E1. A sac fly cut the lead to 2-1 and an RBI double from Jeremy Vazquez tied the ballgame at 2-2. Orlando Garcia made it 3-2 with an RBI single, and the fourth run in the inning came home via wild pitch to make it 4-2.
The Caps had life in the bottom of the ninth, as Beau Jordan led off the frame with a solo home run to left field to cut Chatham’s lead to 4-3. Ryan Noda worked a walk and Ryan Gridley dropped a single into left field.
Pinch Runner A.J Graffanino advanced to third base on a passed ball and Nick Dunn smashed an RBI single up the middle to plate Graffanino and Gridley as the Caps walked off with the 5-4 win.
The Caps return to action on Sunday, when they travel to Falmouth to face the Commodores at 5 p.m.