PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - A day after winning a walk-off on a two-out, two-run error, the Portland Sea Dogs won in their final at bat again, only this time with a bases loaded walk in a 2-1 victory over the New Britain Rock Cats.
It's the Sea Dogs seventh straight victory.
J.C. Linares opened the ninth inning iwth a walk. Rock Cats pitcher Edgar Ibarra then threw two wild pitches in the following at-bat. New Britain then elected to load the bases before Vitek walked in the game-winning RBI.
After trailing from the opening inning, Portland tied the contest at one in the bottom of the seventh on a Vitek fielder's choice, in which Tony Thomas beat the play-at-the-plate.
Sea Dog pitchers Charlie Haeger, Wil Latimer, and Brock Huntzinger combined for 11 strikeout and only four hits. Huntzinger improved to 2-0 after pitching a perfect ninth.
Portland will go for a series sweep and their eighth straight on Sunday.