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GSO Hoppers-WS Dash season series now tied at 1-1…Game Three in Round One is set for 7pm Thursday night, at Truist Stadium, in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Baseball Final from Truist Stadium in Winston-Salem:
Greensboro Grasshoppers 12, Winston-Salem Dash 5
WP:Grant Ford(1-0)/LP:Karan Patel(0-1)
Hoppers' line: 12-12-1 Dash' line: 5- 6-2
Hopper hitters:Jack Herman 2-3…Abraham Gutierrez 2-4/Double…Henry Davis 2-5/Double…Endy Rodriguez 2-6/Double…Hudson Head 1-3/HR/2 Runs/2 RBI…Maikol Escotto Double/3 RBI….Sammy Siani 1-1/4 BB’s…
Time of Game-3:19
CLICK HERE for the Box Score, from Wednesday night’s game….
Big inning powers Hoppers to first road win
Maikol Escotto and Sammy Siani lead potent Greensboro offense over Dash
WINSTON-SALEM ? ?Maikol Escotto? doubled and drove in three runs, ?Sammy Siani? reached base five times and drove in two runs, and the Greensboro Grasshoppers defeated the Winston-Salem Dash 12-5 at Truist Stadium on Wednesday night.
Escotto, Siani, ?Jack Herman? and ?Endy Rodriguez? all had RBI hits during a six-run rally in the top of the fifth inning for the Hoppers, who won their first road game of the young South Atlantic League season.
?Hudson Head? hit a solo home run and drew a bases-loaded walk for the Hoppers.
Top prospect ?Henry Davis? went 2-for-5 with an RBI double, raising his batting average to .316. ?Abrahan Gutierrez? , Rodriguez and Herman all had two hits for Greensboro, which scored 12 runs on 12 hits.
Siani went 1-for-1 and walked four times, raising his batting average to .308.
Right-hander Grant Ford (1-0) ? the second of seven Hoppers pitchers in the game ? picked up the win in relief, striking out two in two scoreless innings.