Jake Palomaki upped his hitting streak to five games, driving in four runs, and the bullpen took care of business, pitching four and two-thirds scoreless innings, en route to five-run win.
The Eagles plated at least one run in six of the final seven innings of play, forcing their fifth extra-innings affair this season, only to come up just short of a walk-off victory in the 11th frame.
Brian Rapp gave up just one earned run in six innings of work, but BC only mustered three hits and one run of its own, not nearly enough to make up for the bullpen’s late-game blunders.
After coach Mike Gambino was ejected, the Eagles rallied to erase a Quinnipiac lead and win their third game in a row behind a five-run seventh inning on Wednesday afternoon.
Jake Goodreau was making just his fourth start of the season for the Eagles, but piled up four RBIs in the thorough win over Massachusetts in the Beanpot consolation game.
Brian Rapp took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Gian Martellini had a three-run double, and BC snapped an eight-game skid in convincing fashion against Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon.
Opportunities were hard to come by for BC in Tuesday’s midweek loss to Connecticut, managing just two hits and leaving two runners on base as they faltered at home.
Jack Cunningham drove in four runs in the first of the Eagles’ three-game series against Virginia Tech, and BC held on for its inaugural victory at Brighton Field.
BC opened up its brand new Brighton Field with a dramatic, 18-inning marathon that didn’t go its way, falling to nearby Northeastern in a nearly six-hour game, 7-4.
BC had never won a road game against No. 21 Virginia, but did so in the weekend series opener—before dropping the final two games, the product of sloppy defense and bullpen struggles.