CLEARWATER — Tim Martin struck out six over nine innings to pitch the Brainerd Bees to a 5-2 victory over Clearwater Tuesday, July 28.

Martin allowed two earned runs on six hits and one hit batter. He also went 2-4 with a walk and an RBI helping Brainerd improve to 2-5 heading into its regular-season final with the Moorhead Brewers and Moorhead Mudcats 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, in Sobieski.

Joel Martin finished 3-5 with a double, stolen base and two runs. Colby Watland was 2-4 with an RBI. Brain Voigt and Gunnar Wicklund hit RBI doubles and Phil Zynda hit an RBI single.