Midwest and New England traded the lead five times on Tuesday, but Midwest ended up on top with a 3-2 win in six innings over New England.
Midwest finally managed to grab the lead after a strong sixth inning. Midwest scored on an RBI single by Kaiden Dinh off Kenny Rix, plating Michael Siemer.
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Dinh racked up two RBIs on two hits for Midwest.
Tyler Moore got the win in relief for Midwest. Moore pitched four innings and allowed one run.
Colin Lemieux was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just 5 1/3 innings, walked one, struck out 13, and allowed three runs.
The top of the first saw New England take an early lead, 1-0. Chase Pariseau got things going for New England with a single. A double by Lemieux then moved Pariseau from first to third.
Midwest scored two runs of its own in the sixth.
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