Monsters roll in playoff opener
Vermont downs Worcester 15-2 in Game 1 of Best of 3 semifinal
BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - The Vermont Lake Monsters were dominant in their Futures Collegiate Baseball League playoff debut, downing Worcester 15-2 Saturday evening at Centennial Field.
Top-seeded Vermont plated a pair in the first and six more in the second to blow it open against #4 Worcester. Jimmy Evan led the way for the Monsters with five RBI on three hits, while Zach Landry also added four hits of his own.
With the win, Vermont takes a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three series. A win Sunday at Worcester would allow the Monsters to advance to the FCBL Championship Series, while a loss would force a decisive Game 3 back at Centennial on Monday.
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