Knights Beat Indianapolis In Dramatic Fashion, 10-9
Photo Credit: Ryan Hedrick | Carolina Sports Link
CHARLOTTE--The Knights continue a nine game homestand against the Indianapolis Titans (Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate) on fireworks night at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte.
• Who: Charlotte (14-7) vs. Durham (10-9)
• When: 7:05 p.m.
• Where: BB&T Ballpark
• Pitchers: RHP Donnie Roach (0-2 9.50) RHP Rookie Davis (0-1 4.50)
• Forecast: 67 Degrees, partly cloudy
• TV: MILB TV
• Radio: 730 The Game ESPN Charlotte
• Streaming: Click Here
• Box score: MILB Gameday
Bottom 1st Inning - Hours after wicked winds blew through Charlotte, the Knights began a weekend set with the Indianapolis Indians with zero concerns about the weather. Charlotte left fielder Daniel Palka and designated hitter Zack Collins, hit back-to-back home runs, against Indy starter Rookie Davis. (2-0 CLT)
2nd inning - The Indians get on the board thanks to a Travon Robinson single to right field, scoring Patrick Kivlehan. (2-1 CLT)
5th inning - The inning that opened up the game for Indianapolis. Ke'Bryan Harris doubles scoring Kevin Newman. Next, Lonnie Chisenhall's single plates Harris.
Bottom 5th inning - Charlotte's Will Craig belts a two-run homer. (6-2 INDY)
6th inning - More scoring for the Indians as Trayvon Robinson's double scores Nick Franklin. Jake Elmore's plates Robinson moving Elmore to second. (7-2 INDY)
Bottom 6th inning - The Knights have scored five runs to tie the game at seven...Mendick two-RBI single, Skole sac fly, Guyer RBI double, Tilson two-RBI single (7-7)
Bottom 7th inning - Ryan Goines RBI double scoring Palka and Collins. (9-7 CLT)
**White Sox LF Eloy Jimenez left tonight's game with an apparrent leg injury, according to media reports. We'll see what move are made here in Charlotte...