Shorebirds Win Big, Knock off Lakewood

The Delmarva Shorebirds dominated at the plate, cruising to 12-2 win on Friday over the Lakewood BlueClaws.

Starting pitcher Nick Vespi had a dominating start going 5 2/3 strong innings, giving up one run on two hits while striking out nine.

Delmarva had the bats working as well, collecting 12 hits and scoring 12 runs in the blowout. Shorebirds third basemen JC Encarnacion had two hits and three RBI’s while three other Shorebirds had two RBI’s.

The win is the fifth for the Shorebirds in their last six games. Their 36-10 record is still good for the best record in all of minor league baseball.

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