Otterbots fall in back-and-forth contest with the Flyboys


DANVILLE, Va. – The Danville Otterbots fell to the Greenville Flyboys in a seven-inning game Sunday, 6-5.

Key Plays

  • Trailing by one run, AJ Zaccareo and Jake Moore each drove in a run in the fourth inning to give Danville a 3-2 lead.
  • Later in the fifth, down by a pair of runs, the Otterbots would battle back as Michael Callan Moss and Santiago Ordonez both brought home a teammate to tie the game, 5-5.

Key Players

  • The top five hitters in the order made it a routine of finding a way on base for the bottom half of the order to drive them in as Moss, Jordan Taylor, Corbin Lanowitz, Tre Keels and Grant Stephenson all scored a run.
  • Max Simpson held Greenville scoreless in his lone inning of work out of the bullpen.

NOTE: All Sunday games in the Appalachian League are scheduled for seven innings.

Up Next
The Otterbots (8-4) have an off day tomorrow before traveling to Kingsport Tuesday for a two-game series against the Axmen. First pitch is set for 7:00 p.m.