The Yard Goats lost their third straight game Wednesday, falling to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats 7-1.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr., son of the soon-to-be Hall of Famer, went 4-5 with two doubles and a seventh-inning home run to left center field. He finished the three-game sweep going 8-14 with two home runs and is now batting .415.
The Fisher Cats broke the game open in the third inning, scoring five runs. After a triple by Jonathan Davis plated a run, Bo Bichette, son of former big leaguer Dante Bichette, added a run on a sacrifice fly. Later in the inning, Cavan Biggio, son of Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, hit a home run.
The Yard Goats registered only two hits. Third baseman Ryan Metzler picked up the only run, coming on an eighth-inning home run.
Jordan Romano picked up the win for the Fisher Cats, going six innings and giving up nohits. He struck out five and moves to 7-0 on the year with a 1.94 ERA.
Jesus Tinoco (4-4) was the losing pitcher, going just four innings and giving up five earned runs.
The Yard Goats (21-18) remain home for a four-game series against the Akron RubberDucks that begins Thursday at 7:05 p.m. The Fisher Cats (23-13) return home for a five-game series that begins Thursday against Tim Tebow and the Binghamton Mets.
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