Rookie – Appy League
Greenville Astros 7, Kingsport Mets 2
The Greenville Astros evened the best of three game first round series at 1-1 with the Kingsport Mets. The Astros scored four runs in the third inning and a run in the fifth for an insurmountable 5-0 lead against starter Carlos Gomez. Gomez’s line: 4.1 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 1 BB, 2 K, 2 HR.
1B Dominic Smith was 2-for-4 with a strikeout. The 2013 first round pick didn’t start game one of the K-Mets’ playoff series, but started, and hit in game two.
Rob Whalen will throw for Kingsport in game three Tuesday night at 7 pm.