Hickory Crawdads shut out Greensboro Grasshoppers on Thursday night at First National Bank Field:Excellent work from Hoppers’ bullpen by Bear Bellomy

Final from Thursday night, at First National Bank Field:
Hickory Crawdads 7, Greensboro Grasshoppers 0
WP:Zak Kent((6-2)
LP:Domingo Gonzalez(0-1)


Crawdads' line:7-10-0
Hoppers' line: 0- 3-0

Hoppers’ hitters:Liover Peguero 1-4…Jared Triolo 1-4…Matt Gorski 1-4/SB…Will Matthiessen 0-2/BB…Jonah Davis 0-1/2 HBP…

Excellent middle relief from the Hopper’s bullpen on Thursday night, as Bear Bellomy came in and he pitched the fourth, fifth, sixth, and seventh innings for the Hoppers…Bellomy was very efficient, as he gave up No Runs, on One Hit, while walking one and striking out one Hickory Crawdad batter….Bellomy gave up little, or nothing in his four innings of work on the hill….

Hickory starter Zak Kent was very sharp on Thursday night, as he got the start for the ‘Dads and worked seven solid innings, as Kent gave up no ground to the Greensboro Grasshoppers…Kent allowed No Runs, on two hits, with one walk, and thirteen(13) very big strikeouts…The Hickory pitching staff struck out 15 Hopper batters on Thursday night, and the Hoppers could never get anything going, at the plate….

Time of Game/TOG-2:49

The same two teams will do it again on Friday night, with the first pitch on Friday coming in at around 6:33pm…RHP Quinn Priester goes for the Grasshoppers on the mound, and the Hickory Crawdads will counter with their LHP, Avery Weems…You can listen LIVE to Friday night’s game, when you CLICK HERE…Be sure to look for Jeff Mills’ Greensboro Grasshoppers’ game reports, all season long, at www.gsohoppers.com……