The Greensboro Grasshoppers complete their current homestand winning 5 of 6 games after Sunday’s 2-1 victory over the Delmarva Shorebirds.
Greensboro now sits at (10-4) at home this season and look to be headed into first place in the SAL North Division with an overall record of (14-10).
Sunday’s game was a pitcher’s dual between the Hoppers’ Kyle Kaminska and the Birds’ Richard Zagone.
Kaminska gets the win going six innings, giving up one run on four hits and striking out 7. Brandon Todd worked two innings of relief and then Pete Andrelczyk came in and closed things out in the ninth inning to get the save. Andrelczyk has struck out 24 and walked only two batters this season.
Greensboro Grasshoppers 2
Delmarva Shorebirds 1
*****The Grasshoppers score both of their runs in the 6th inning and the two runs come home to roost against the Shorebirds on two key errors, one by first baseman Elvin Polanco and the other by centerfielder Xavier Avery.*****
+++++Danny Pertusati 2-4 with an RBI.
GSO runs scored by Paul Gran and Ben Lasater.+++++