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High-A Greensboro blows out Winston Salem

The High-A Greensboro Grasshoppers imrpoved to 25-21 on the season with a 15-6 victory over the Winston Salem Dash on Thursday night. Greensboro's offense collected 15 hits, inlcuded 8 for extra bases, in the victory.

Shortstop Tsung-Che Cheng continues to do nothing but hit going 2-for-6 with a RBI and two runs scored. Center fielder Jase Bowen was 2-for-4 with a walk, a triple, two RBI, and three runs scored. Abrahan Gutierrez was 3-for-5 with a double, three runs scored, and four RBI.

The biggest hitter of the game for Greensboro, however, was third baseman Ernny Ordonez. Orodnez was 5-for-5 with his 2nd home run of the season, three doubles, three runs scored, and five RBI. Brenden Dixon hit a 2-run home run and Sammy Siani had a hit as well.

Bubba Chandler started for Greensboro and continued his season long struggles. Chandler lasted just 4 innings, allowing 3 runs on four hits, three walks, six strikeouts, and he hit a batter. With this outing, Chandler now owns a 6.63 ERA in 38 innings pitched this season.

Santiago Florez followed Chandler, allowing two solo home runs while walking a batter and striking out a pair in 2 innings pitched. Logan Hofmann struck a batter out in a 1-2-3 7th inning. Jake Stevenson struck out a pair in a 1-2-3 8th inning, Eddy Yean allowed a run while striking a batter out in the 9th inning.