close
close

Sky Carp achieves third victory in a row

    Beloit sky carp

June 15, 2024 – Midwest League (MWL)
Beloit Sky Carp news release

DAVENPORT, Iowa-The Sky Carp got some late clutch hitting on their way to a 5-4 victory over the River Bandits on Saturday night.

The win, which was the Carp’s third in a row in the series, was secured when Tony Bullard doubled to Sam Praytor in the eighth inning.


The Sky Carp pitching held up well. After Noble Meyer made a late scratch, four Sky Carp relievers combined for four runs in the nine innings.

Josh White got the start and allowed a pair of runs in 3 1-3 frames. Caleb Wurster came on after White and allowed two more runs in one-plus inning, while Ignacio Feliz (1.2 innings) and Josh Ekness pitched scoreless ball, with Ekness closing out the game and earning his first win of the season grabbed.

Cam Barstad homered, and both Josh Zamora and Osiris Johnson doubled to give the Carp a 4-0 lead. After the River Bandits scored four in the fourth to tie the score, Bullard’s double was the final run of the game.

The Sky Carp conclude their series with the River Bandits Sunday afternoon before returning to ABC Supply Stadium for a six-game series with the Lansing Lugnuts.

Tuesday’s first pitch is scheduled for 6:35 p.m. Visit Skycarp.com for tickets.

The Beloit Sky Carp are the High-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins and play their games at ABC Supply Stadium – the heart of the Riverbend District.

Purchase tickets at SkyCarp.com or call the Box Office at 608-362-2272.

Follow the Sky Carp on Twitter at @BeloitSkyCarp, on Instagram at @BeloitSkyCarp, on TikTok @BeloitSkyCarp, and like them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SkyCarpBaseball.

The Beloit Sky Carp are the High-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins and play their games at ABC Supply Stadium – the heart of the Riverbend District.

Purchase tickets at SkyCarp.com or call the Box Office at 608-362-2272.

Follow the Sky Carp on Twitter at @BeloitSkyCarp, on Instagram at @BeloitSkyCarp, on TikTok @BeloitSkyCarp, and like them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SkyCarpBaseball.

• Discuss this story on the Midwest League message board…

The views expressed in this press release are those of the issuing organization and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its employees.