Greensboro Grasshoppers Saturday Night Baseball Report brought to us by Mike Causey for North Carolina Insurance Commissioner: Hoppers finally win again, and it took 11 Innings, with 6-4 Greensboro Win(HR for Luke Brown, in his hometown-Bowling Green/Hoppers draw 12 Walks)

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

After four straight losses at Bowling Green, Kentucky, the Greensboro Grasshoppers got back in the Win column on Saturday night, with their 6-4 victory over the Bowling Green Hot Rods, in 11 Innings…..

It was a 4-4 ballgame, all tied up going to the 11 inning, and in the top of that 11th frame, the Hoppers did this…
Top 11th
Hudson Head singles on a line drive to right fielder Colton Ledbetter. Termarr Johnson scores. Lonnie White Jr. to 3rd. Fielding error by right fielder Colton Ledbetter.
GBO 5,BG 4

Geovanny Planchart grounds out, third baseman Ryan Spikes to first baseman Blake Robertson. Lonnie White Jr. scores. Hudson Head to 2nd. 2 outs
GBO 6,BG 4

Final Score from Saturday night at Bowling Green, Kentucky:
Greensboro Grasshoppers 6, Bowling Green Hot Rods 4 11 Innings
WP:Emmanuel Chapman(2-0)
LP:T.J. Fondtain(1-1)

Hoppers' Line- 6-5-3
Hot Rods' Line-4-5-3

Greensboro Grasshoppers(17-14)
Bowling Green Hot Rods(17-15)

Hopper hitters:Hudson Head led the Hoppers in hitting, going 2-5/BB…Lonnie White Jr. 1-4/HR/BB/2 Runs…Luke Brown 1-4/HR…Charles McAdoo 1-6/Double/RBI…Mitch Jebb 0-4/2 BBs/Run…Termarr Johnson 0-4/2 BBs/2 Runs…Geovanny Planchart 0-3/3 BBs/RBI…P.J. Hilson 0-4/BB…
**********The Greensboro Grasshoppers drew 12 Walks in this game, and not sure if I have seen that before…Also, both the Hoppers and Hot Rods committed 3 Errors per each team…Don’t see that every day, and you hope you don’t see that every day…

So, the Grasshoppers with 6 runs on five hits, they drew 12 walks, and then they also struck out 16 times as a team…

Hoppers winning pitcher Emmanuel Chapman worked two innings, giving up 0 Runs, on 1 hit, with 0 BBs/3 Ks to pick up the victory…Hot Rods’ starting pitcher Alex Cook went three innings, allowing 2 Runs, on 1 Hit, with 2 BBs/7 Ks…Rod’s reliever Gerlin Rosario walked five Hopper batters over his three innings on the hill…

Hoppers’ starting pitcher Hunter Barco had what might have been his best outing so far this season, working 5 Innnings and and giving up no runs on one hit, with 0 BBs/3 Ks…

Top Hot Rod hitter was Chandler Simpson, 1-4/BB/Run/2 RBI…

Lots of walks, there were errors and then the most important part of the puzzle, is that the Greensboro Grasshopper solved the puzzle, and they go on to get back in the Win column on Saturday night…

Game Particulars:
Attendance-2,872
Time of Game/TOG-3:22
Game Time Temp-70 Degrees

Next Up:Greensboro Grasshoppers(17-14) at Bowling Green Hot Rods(17-15) 2:05pm…….

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