Greensboro Grasshoppers Friday Night Baseball Report brought to us Tonight by Mike Causey for North Carolina Insurance Commissioner: Hoppers get it done 2-Night and make it 2 straight wins over Greenville, tied the Series at 2-2, fell behind in the game, 2-0, and then fight back for the Friday Night “W”

Greensboro Grasshoppers Friday Night Baseball Report
brought to us Tonight by Mike Causey for North Carolina Insurance Commissioner….

The Greensboro Grasshoppers were down 2-0 after four innings, and then the Greensboro Boys rallied, and in the process, tied up the Six-Game Weekly Series with the Greenville Drive, at Two Games a-piece…The Hoppers did it 2-Night there at Greenville, down by 2, and then go on to win by 2 runs, 4-2, over the Drive….

Final Score from Friday night at Flour Field on the West End, in Greenville, S.C.:
Greensboro Grasshoppers 4, Greenville Drive 2
WP:J.P. Massey(2-1)
LP:Isaac Stebens(0-1)
SV:Cy Nielson(2)

Hoppers Line-4-7-1
Drive Line-  2-8-1

Greensboro Grasshoppers(11-7)
Greenville Drive(6-13)

Greensboro Grasshoppers with No Extra-Base Hits in this game, just 7 Singles and 6 Walks…

The Grasshoppers down again, 2-0 after the first four innings of the contest, but the Hoppers got things going in their direction in the Top of the Fifth Inning…
Top 5th
Mitch Jebb singles on a line drive to left fielder Caden Rose. Termarr Johnson scores. Sammy Siani scores. Charles McAdoo to 2nd.
*******Big Two-Run Single by the Hoppers Mitch Jebb, to get the Grasshoppers back in the game, and this gave them the spark they needed to go on and win this ballgame….********

Top 6th
Sammy Siani reaches on a missed catch error by first baseman Bryan Gonzalez, assist to pitcher Isaac Stebens. Josiah Sightler scores. Termarr Johnson to 2nd.

Top 8th
Sammy Siani out on a sacrifice fly to right fielder Juan Chacon. Rodolfo Nolasco scores. Jack Brannigan to 3rd. Termarr Johnson to 2nd. 2 outs

Hoppers Hitters:Mitch Jebb 1-5/2 RBI…Termarr Johnson 1-3/2 BB’s/Run…Sammy Siani 1-2/2 BB’s/Run/RBI…Josiah Sightler 1-3/Run…Rodolfo Nolasco 1-4/Run…Jack Brannigan 1-5…Hudson Head 1-5…Shawn Ross 0-3/BB…Charles McAdoo 0-4/BB…Seven different Hoppers with Singles on Friday, and don’t forget those 6 BBs…

Top Greenville Drive batter at the plate was Tyler Miller, who went 3-4/Double/2 RBI…

Greensboro’s starting pitcher JP Massey worked for five innings, allowing 2 runs, on 7 hits, with 1 BB/7 Ks…Solid relief numbers for Luis Peralta, who went for 2 1/3 Innings, giving up 0 Runs, on 0 Hits, with 0 BBs/5 Ks…12 Ks combined between starter Massey and reliever Peralta…Hoppers staff on Friday with a total of 15 strikeouts and just ONE walk…Greenville’s pitchers also struck out 15 Hoppers, but they also gave up the 6 walks, vs. just ONE from the Hopper pitchers…

Greenville’s losing pitcher, Isaac Stebens worked two innings from the Drive bullpen, allowing 3 runs on 2 hits, with 3 BBs/4 Ks…
The Greenville Drive starting pitcher Hayden Mullins was very sharp in his four innings on the hill…Mullins gave up NO Runs on 2 hits, he walked 3 and struck out 8 Hopper batters…Hoppers probably glad to see Mullins move on, after his pitch count reached 79 pitches….

Game Particulars:
Time of Game-2:32
Game Time Temp-58 Degrees

Up Next:
Greensboro Grasshoppers(11-7) at the Greenville Drive(6-13) on Saturday night at 7:05pm….Game at Fluor Field on the West End, in Greenville, South Carolina…