APPLETON, Wis. — The Burlington Bees found themselves in another extra-inning game on Thursday night.
It was another loss.
Eddie Silva scored on an error in the 11th inning to give the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers a 4-3 win in a Class A Midwest League game.
The Bees fell to 7-13 in extra-inning games. They have played more extra-inning games than any other team in Minor League Baseball.
The Bees loaded the bases in the top of the 10th. Alvaro Rubalcaba started the inning on second base. Torii Hunter Jr., attempted to move him over with a bunt, but popped out to third baseman Gabriel Garcia. Leo Rivas and Orlando Martinez were hit by pitches to load the bases. But Kevin Williams struck out, and then Spencer Griffin grounded out to end the inning.
Burlington took a 2-0 lead in the third inning. Rivas' single drove in Rubalcaba. Williams drove in Hunter with a single.
Gilbert Lara's three-run double in the fourth put the Timber Rattlers in front. The Bees tied the game in the eighth when Tim Millard grounded into a fielder's choice to score Griffin.
Griffin gave the Bees a 4-3 lead in the 10th when he scored on a wild pitch. Payton Henry's ground out in the bottom of the inning brought in Zach Clark.
Clayton Andrews (4-0) was the winning pitcher. Ed Del Rosario (2-3) was the losing pitcher.
Rivas had three hits to extend his hitting streak to seven games. He is batting .452 (14-for-31) in the streak.
The Bees had 11 hits, but were 3-for-16 with runners in scoring position and left 15 baserunners.
The two teams finish their three-game series at 7:05 p.m. Friday.