Temme scattered six hits over five innings and struck out three. He and Chmara combined to strand nine Peabody baserunners with five of those in scoring position.
“You’re seeing us change our lineup and try different things. We’re looking to find a hot hitter,” said Bettencourt, whose team has opened up a three-game lead in the Northeastern Conference Large division. “Our pitching and defense are tight right now, but we need to get more of that timely hitting.”