The Stone Crabs struggles against the Jupiter Hammerheads continues as they dropped Wednesday’s matinee game 2-1. The Stone Crabs have now lost both series against the basement dwelling Hammerheads this season.
Jupiter broke the scoreless tie by scoring a pair of runs in the fourth inning. Kentrell Dewitt drove home both runs with a line drive to right to put the Hammerheads in front 2-0.
The Stone Crabs avoided the shut-out by scoring in the sixth inning on an inside-the-park home run by Kean Wong.
The Stone Crabs put the tying run on the bases in the seventh and ninth inning but failed to score the run as they fell 2-1.
Chris Kirsch was charged with the loss for the Stone Crabs.
The Stone Crabs open up a four game series with the Tampa Yankees starting on Thursday night at Charlotte Sports Park.