Knights Beat Indianapolis In Dramatic Fashion, 10-9

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
Radio: 730 The Game ESPN Charlotte
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• 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...