GreenJackets win season opener against Lexington

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Suzanne Tropea says yes as Nate Mercer kneels for a surprise proposal while playing "couple's trivia" on top of the first base dugout in the fourth inning of the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Matt Duffy tags out Raul Mondesi as Mondesi is caught stealing on the throw from catcher Eric Sim with one out in the third inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Starting pitcher Martin Agosta high fives his teammates as he's introduced before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People enter the Lake Olmstead Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Lexington's Mark Threlkeld is out as Augusta's Travious Relaford turns the double play as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People enter the Lake Olmstead Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Martin Agosta pitches during the Augusta GreenJackets' 4-0 win over the Lexington Legends in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta catcher Eric Sim autographs programs for children before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta GreenJackets manager Mike Goff talks to his team before the Augusta GreenJackets' 4-0 win over the Lexington Legends in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta-based Revolutions Baton Twirling Academy performs before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta in 1988 with the Augusta Pirates, waves after his grandson, Dr. Will Boyd, threw out the first pitch for Heaton at the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Dr. Will Boyd gives the baseball to his grandfather, Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta in 1988 with the Augusta Pirates, after throwing out the first pitch for Heaton at the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Rafael Rodriguez (second from right) high fives his teammates after scoring on a single by Charles Jones in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Mitchell Delfino scores on a single by Joe Rapp in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Mitchell Delfino hits the ball in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Suzanne Tropea says yes as Nate Mercer kneels for a surprise proposal while playing "couple's trivia" on top of the first base dugout in the fourth inning of the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Matt Duffy tags out Raul Mondesi as Mondesi is caught stealing on the throw from catcher Eric Sim with one out in the third inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Starting pitcher Martin Agosta high fives his teammates as he's introduced before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People enter the Lake Olmstead Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Lexington's Mark Threlkeld is out as Augusta's Travious Relaford turns the double play as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People enter the Lake Olmstead Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Martin Agosta pitches during the Augusta GreenJackets' 4-0 win over the Lexington Legends in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta catcher Eric Sim autographs programs for children before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta GreenJackets manager Mike Goff talks to his team before the Augusta GreenJackets' 4-0 win over the Lexington Legends in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta-based Revolutions Baton Twirling Academy performs before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta in 1988 with the Augusta Pirates, waves after his grandson, Dr. Will Boyd, threw out the first pitch for Heaton at the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Dr. Will Boyd gives the baseball to his grandfather, Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta in 1988 with the Augusta Pirates, after throwing out the first pitch for Heaton at the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Rafael Rodriguez (second from right) high fives his teammates after scoring on a single by Charles Jones in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Mitchell Delfino scores on a single by Joe Rapp in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Mitchell Delfino hits the ball in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Suzanne Tropea says yes as Nate Mercer kneels for a surprise proposal while playing "couple's trivia" on top of the first base dugout in the fourth inning of the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Matt Duffy tags out Raul Mondesi as Mondesi is caught stealing on the throw from catcher Eric Sim with one out in the third inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Starting pitcher Martin Agosta high fives his teammates as he's introduced before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People enter the Lake Olmstead Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Lexington's Mark Threlkeld is out as Augusta's Travious Relaford turns the double play as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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People enter the Lake Olmstead Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Martin Agosta pitches during the Augusta GreenJackets' 4-0 win over the Lexington Legends in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta catcher Eric Sim autographs programs for children before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta GreenJackets manager Mike Goff talks to his team before the Augusta GreenJackets' 4-0 win over the Lexington Legends in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta-based Revolutions Baton Twirling Academy performs before the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta in 1988 with the Augusta Pirates, waves after his grandson, Dr. Will Boyd, threw out the first pitch for Heaton at the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Dr. Will Boyd gives the baseball to his grandfather, Bill Heaton, who brought minor league baseball back to Augusta in 1988 with the Augusta Pirates, after throwing out the first pitch for Heaton at the Augusta GreenJackets' opening game against the Lexington Legends at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Rafael Rodriguez (second from right) high fives his teammates after scoring on a single by Charles Jones in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Mitchell Delfino scores on a single by Joe Rapp in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Augusta's Mitchell Delfino hits the ball in the first inning as the Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF

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The Augusta GreenJackets defeated the Lexington Legends 4-0 in the season opener at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Friday, April 5, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF

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