BROOKLINE, Mass. – The No. 17 Boston College baseball team lost to Northeastern, 6-2, at Friedman Diamond on Tuesday afternoon. The Eagles dropped to 14-4, while the Huskies improved to 13-4.
NU grabbed the lead in the bottom of the first on a bases-loaded sacrifice fly and never looked back. The Huskies added two in the second and three in the fifth on a home run by designated hitter Alex Lane.
The Eagles, who left seven runners on base, were outhit, 8-3. Both BC runs came with five free passes earned with two outs in the sixth. Senior shortstop Vince Cimini (Scranton, Pa.) accounted for two of the team’s hits in a 2-for-3 day.
Score: Northeastern 6, No. 17 Boston College 2
Records: Northeastern 13-4, Boston College 14-4
Stadium: Friedman Diamond
· Cimini recorded his fourth multi-hit game of the season and 10th of his career.
· Leary stole his sixth base of the season and 11th of his career.
Boston College plays its home opener tomorrow at 4 p.m. against Sacred Heart at the Harrington Athletics Village. The game will be streamed on ACCNX.