Greensboro Grasshoppers 7
West Virginia Power 6
HR:(GSO) Chase Austin
Game-winning run:Justin Bass….Game-winning RBI:Chris Wade…..Hoppers had grabbed a 6-2 lead, but watched the Power strike for 4 runs in the top of the eighth to knot up the score at 6-6, before the Grasshoppers were able to pull it out in the bottom of the eighth, with Bass and Wade leading the way….Four Hopper hits and four Hopper runs at the top of the batting order from #1 Jose Duarte and #2 Chase Austin and Austin had 3 RBI’s….Rand Smith also scored twice for the Grasshoppers….
Hoppers start the second half of their SAL season at (1-0)…..
Same two teams continue their five-game series tonight at NewBridge Bank Park with Curt Petersen set to go on the hill for the Hoppers…..