The Bad Boys start the seaon 1-0! The Bad Boys jumped on the board early thanks to 4 consecutive hits in the bottom of the first highlighted by Josh Hoke's blast over the leftfielder's head for a ground rule double. Hoke was 1-4 but reached base safely all 4 times and scored 3 runs. Travis "Big Hurt" Thomas also reached safely all 4 plate appearances. Travis was 1-2 with 2 walks, a stolen base, and 2 RBI's. Newly acquired Marc Grenon contributed right away. Grenon was 1-3 with a triple, walk, hit by pitch and run scored. The Bad Boys patience proved key drawing 10 walks! On the bump Mark Stewart(1-0)needed little support. Stewart worked 8 innings allowing 3 runs(2earned) on 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out 9 for the win. He didn't allow a hit until the 7th inning. Brian Airey worked a perfect ninth to close out the first win in franchise history!