GreenJackets lose wild one

ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Augusta GreenJackets erased a seven-run deficit during their game against the Asheville Tourists on Saturday night before falling 12-10.

The GreenJackets have now lost four in a row, seven of their past eight and are just 1-5 on this road trip.

Augusta starter Edwin Escobar didn’t survive the third, giving up eight runs – five earned – on seven hits and a pair of walks in 2.1 innings, which equaled his shortest start of the year.

The GreenJackets will try to avoid the series sweep on Sunday with Joseph Biagini (0-3, 7.17) taking the mound against Asheville's Chris Jensen (5-2, 5.26)

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Fri, 02/24/2017 - 23:46

Overtime

Newberry quarterback and former Strom Thurmond standout Raleigh Yeldell accepted the NCAA Division II Offensive Player of the Year award from the Eastern College Athletic Conference on Thursday night during a banquet at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Read more