Final: Delmarva 7, Rome 3
How it happened: Preston Palmeiro hit a three-run double in the seventh inning, leading the Delmarva Shorebirds to a 7-3 win over the Rome Braves on Monday.
The double by Palmeiro capped a four-run inning and gave the Shorebirds a 6-3 lead after Jake Ring hit an RBI single earlier in the inning.
The Shorebirds tacked on another run in the eighth when Ryan McKenna scored on a double play.
Starter Lucas Humpal (6-8) got the win while Ryan Schlosser (0-1) took the loss in relief in the South Atlantic League game.
For the Braves, Anthony Concepcion tripled and singled.
With the win, Delmarva improved to 5-1 against Rome this season.
Next Game: The Braves will conclude their series against the Delmarva Shoebirds today at 1 p.m.
Next Homestand: Following an off day Wednesday, the Braves will return to State Mutual Stadium for a four-game series against the Asheville Tourists beginning Thursday at 7:05 p.m.