Not since 2007 has a Sea Dog pitcher thrown a complete game since knuckleballer Charlie Zink has a Sea Dog pitcher thrown a complete game. On August 18, 2013 Keith Couch did. Throwing 96 pitches, Couch gave up a home run to left field in the fifth inning to the Harrisburg Senators third baseman Carlos Rivero. Runs by Sea Dogs also came in the fifth inning. Garin Cecchini walked in Ronald Bermudez, and J.C. Linares hit a sacrifice fly to score Ryan Dent.
The Sea Dogs return home Monday, August 19 for a game against rival New Hampshire Fisher Cats. Northeast Delta Dental is sponsoring former Sea Dog, Jacoby Ellsbury ,Bobblehead giveaway to the first 1,000 fans. The Sea Dogs will also be saluting Elvis with an appearance by Dana Z as Elvis at the August 19 game. Because August 19 is a Monday, Sun Tan City and Somma Massage & Wellness will be hosting MOMday. Print out a MOMday coupon at the Sea Dogs website.
Peoples Choice Credit Union will be hosting the Sea Dogs popular fireworks show on Tuesday, August 20.
The Sea Dogs will be home for a three game stand against the Fisher Cats before going on the road again. Only seven more home games left. Order tickets online or call the Sea Dogs ticket office at (207) 879-9500. Don't be disappointed; get your tickets early.
Remember to bring your glove, and I'll see you at Hadlock.