Dock Spiders Top Rafters On the Road
WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – From beginning to end, it was the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders night against the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. After scoring three runs in the first inning, the Dock Spiders would never lose their lead and defeat the Rafters, 6-3.
- As Connor Manthey recorded his fifth double of the season, he also notched his eighth RBI as Tavian Josenberger came home to score in the first inning
- In the second inning, a ball was lifted to deep left field but Andrew Kim extended his glove over the wall to rob the Rafters of a home run
- For the second night in a row, the Dock Spiders scored in the ninth inning with Ryan Lasko lifting an RBI single to center field, scoring Manthey
- Austin Richardson pitched five strong innings, allowing four hits and one earned run while striking out five Rafters batters
- Manthey would finish 2-5 with two doubles, one RBI, and one run scored
The Dock Spiders (6-3) will return home on Wednesday, June 8, 2021 to take on the Rafters at Herr-Baker Field with first pitch set for 6:35 p.m. Tickets are still available at www.dockspiders.com.
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