Greensboro Grasshoppers Thursday Night Baseball Report brought to us by Mike Causey for North Carolina Insurance Commissioner: Hoppers take Doubleheader from Hickory Crawdads and extend Winning Streak to Six Games(Hilson Homers twice for Hoppers in 11-1 Game Two Victory)/(McAdoo comes through with HR to win Game One)

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

Finals from Thursday night at L.P. Frans Stadium, in Hickory, N.C.:
Game One:Greensboro Grasshoppers 2, Hickory Crawdads 1
Game Two:Greensboro Grasshoppers 11, Hickory Crawdads 1

The Greensboro Grasshoppers are on now on a Six-Game Winning Streak…

A look at the second game first tonight….
Greensboro Grasshoppers 11, Hickory Crawdads 1
WP:Derek Diamond(2-0)
LP:Leandro Lopez(1-1)

Hoppers' Line-11-11-1
Crawdads' Line-1- 4-1

**********The Hoppers were actually the home team in this game, as it was a makeup game for a rain out that happened when Hickory was in Greensboro, back on April 21…**********

The Hoppers were out in front 9-0 by the end of the third inning…Hoppers up 10-0, after five innings…

Greensboro Grasshoppes(22-14)
Hickory Crawdads(12-24)

Top Hopper Hitter was P.J. Hilson who was 2-4/2 HRs/2 Runs/4 RBI(Hilson batting .364 as a Hopper hitter)…Shawn Ross went 1-2/Double/2 BBs/2 Runs/3 RBI…Charles McAdoo 2-3/BB/2 Runs…Jack Brannigan 2-3/BB/2 RBI…Nick Cimillo 2-4…Lonnie White Jr. 1-3/Run…Luke Brown 1-3/BB/2 Runs/RBI…Maikol Escotto 02/2 BBs/2 Runs…

Very solid starting pitching from Hoppers’ WP Derek Diamond, who went his five innings allowing 0 Runs, on 3 hits, with 0 BBs/5 Ks..Hickory starter Leandro Lopez lasted 2 1/3 Innings, and he gave up 8 Runs on 6 hits, with 4 BB/2 K…

Game Particulars:
Attendance-1,260
Time of Game/TOG-1:58
Game Time Temp-80 Degrees

Game One:
Greensboro Grasshoppers 2, Hickory Crawdads 1
WP:Luis Peralta(2-0)
LP:Mitch Bratt(2-3)
SV:Brandon Bidois(3)

Hoppers' Line- 2-4-1
Crawdads' Line-1-3-1

Greensboro Grasshoppers(21-14)
Hickory Crawdads(12-23)

Top Hopper Hitters:Lonnie White Jr. 2-3/Double/Run…Charles McAdoo 1-3/HR/2 RBI…Hudson Head 1-3/Triple…That’s it for the Hoppers’ hits right there…HR McAdoo, Triple for Head, and Double for White Jr…The two-run HR by Charles McAdoo in the Top of the First Inning was the differene in the ball game right there…That was all the runs the Hoppers would need to pull off the win…Home Run #6 on the 2024 season for McAdoo…With 2 RBI, McAdoo now with 28 RBI for the 2024 campaign…

Here is all your scoring for the game right here:
Top 1st
Charles McAdoo(Greensboro) homers on a fly ball to left field. Lonnie White Jr. scores.
GBO 2,HIC 0

Bottom 2nd
Yeison Morrobel(Hickory) homers on a fly ball to right field.
GBO 2,HIC 1

Hoppers’ relief pitcher Luis Peralta worked two innings from the Grasshoppers bullpen to get the win…Peralta with 0 Runs/1 hit/0 BBs/2 Ks…The save for Brandon Bidois who came on for 1 Inning(7th) and it was all No-No for Bidois…0 Runs/0 Hits/0 BBs/0 Ks…

Game Particulars:
Time of Game/TOG-1:41
Game Time Temp-78 Degrees

Next Up:
Greensboro Grasshoppers(22-14) at the Hickory Crawdads(12-24) on Friday night at L.P. Frans Stadium, in Hickory, N.C. First Pitch due in at 7pm…