At national junior baseball championship on Friday morning
DARTMOUTH, N.S. – New Brunswick defeated P.E.I. 7-6 in an extra inning at the Baseball Canada national junior championship here at Beazley Field on Friday morning.
The New Brunswick win spoiled a six-run P.E.I. rally in the top of the seventh inning that turned a 4-0 deficit into a 6-4 lead.
The loss dropped P.E.I.’s record to 1-1 (won-lost). P.E.I., which opened the four-day tournament with an 8-6 win over Saskatchewan on Thursday. P.E.I. plays Ontario on Friday afternoon.
Sam Walsh is expected to get the start for P.E.I. versus Ontario.