Nashua Silver Knights fall to Bristol Blues

Bristol’s four-run seventh inning broke open an 8-2 drubbing of the Nashua Silver Knights on Monday night.

Mike La Rocca had two of the Silver Knights’ seven hits. Nashua’s runs came in the first on Joe Bramanti’s RBI single and in the sixth on Connor Blandin’s RBI single.

The Silver Knights’ squandered several scoring chances, ultimately leaving 10 men on base.

Starter Evan Christopulos allowed two runs on five hits in 4 1/3 innings, striking out four. Joshua Roberge was charged with two runs on three hits, retiring just one of the five batters he faced.

Derek Goldrick was charged with three runs on one hit and two walks in 1 2/3 innings and Owen Batchelder allowed one run on one hit and two walks.

Nashua is at Brockton tonight at 6:30 and returns to Holman Stadium on Wednesday for a doubleheader against the Worcester Bravehearts starting at 3 p.m.

Spinners 7,

Lake Monsters 1

Joe Davis hit a three-run home run in the fourth inning, leading the Lowell Spinners over the Vermont Lake Monsters on Monday.

The home run by Davis scored Elih Marrero and Wil Dalton to give the Spinners a 3-0 lead.

The Lake Monsters cut into the deficit in the seventh inning when Michael Woodworth hit a sacrifice fly, scoring Yerdel Vargas.

The Spinners later added a run in the seventh and three in the eighth.

In the seventh, Nick Decker scored on a sacrifice, while Davis drove in two runs and Decker drove in one in the eighth.

Lowell starter Bryan Lucas (1-1) picked up the win after allowing just three hits over five scoreless


Opposing starter Jack Cushing (0-1) took the loss in the New York-Penn League game after he allowed three runs on just two hits over four innings.

Nick Osborne doubled and singled for the Lake Monsters.