Egg Harbor City defeated Absecon 7-4 in the Atlantic County Baseball League on Monday night.
Josh Wagner pitched seven innings for Egg Harbor City (6-16) with four strikeouts and gave up three earned runs. Cliff Newman had three walks with two runs scored. Mike Bates added two hits and one RBI, while Rob Barber hit a two-run single.
Ray Keelan was 3 for 3 with a home run for Absecon (13-5).
Margate Hurricanes 16, Margate Green Wave 5: With the win the Hurricanes earned the No. 1 seed in the playoffs. Mike Adams pitched three innings and struck out eight. Jason Law, Charlie Law, Rick Hopkins and Monny Strickland all hit one home run each. Kyle Cox had three hits, including two doubles.
The Green Wave’s Antonio Carabella had three hits, including a double. Donte DiPalma added two hits, including a double.
— Matthew Gitsas