PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - For the 3rd straight day, the Portland Sea Dogs were in a position for a walk-off win, but unlike Friday and Saturday, they fell short on Sunday 6-5 in their series finale with New Britain.
The loss halts the Sea Dogs seven game win streak.
The Sea Dogs trailed for the majority of the game until the a five-run fifth inning propelled them to a 5-4 lead.
They maintained that advantage until the eighth when Antoan Richardson drove in a two-run double off Chris Martin to give back the Rock Cats the lead for good.
The Sea Dogs remain an Eastern League best 18-10. They'll host Reading for a three-game series starting on Monday.