Bees get stung
Tim Martin, Kyle Crocker and Blake Eller each collected two hits, but the Brainerd Bees suffered their first loss of the season to Sauk Rapids 8-5 Saturday.
Burrell Flanagan allowed six runs, five earned, on seven hit and two walks over five innings. He struck out three.
Blake Peterson went three innings and allowed two runs on two hits and two walks. He also struck out three.
Joel Martin pitched the last.
Brainerd moves to 2-1 overall and 1-1 in the Lakewood League.
The Bees will face Lastrup 7 p.m. Wednesday in Pierz.