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Gunsolus' double leads Greenville to 4-3 win over Rome

Greenville beats Rome 4-3 behind Gunsolus' double

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Monday, June 19, 2017

ROME, Ga. (AP) -- Mitchell Gunsolus hit a run-scoring double in the ninth inning, leading the Greenville Drive to a 4-3 win over the Rome Braves on Sunday.

Stephen Nogosek got Cristian Pache to ground out with a runner on second to end the game for his 13th save of the season.

Nick Lovullo scored on Gunsolus’ double after he reached base with a double.

Lovullo hit a sacrifice fly, scoring Ryan Scott in the second inning to give the Drive a 1-0 lead. The Braves came back to take a 2-1 lead in the fifth inning when Pache hit an RBI single and Brett Cumberland hit a sacrifice fly.

Greenville regained the lead 3-2 after it scored two runs in the eighth inning on a sacrifice hit by Santiago Espinal that scored Lorenzo Cedrola and Chris Madera.

Rome tied the game 3-3 in the eighth when Cumberland hit a solo home run.

Matthew Gorst (3-2) got the win in relief while Jon Kennedy (5-1) took the loss in the South Atlantic League game.

This story was generated by Automated Insights ( http://www.automatedinsights.com ) using data from and in cooperation with MLB Advanced Media and Minor League Baseball, http://www.milb.com

Keywords: Baseball, BBM, Sports Extra

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