Sand Gnats sweep doubleheader from GreenJackets

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SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Savannah Sand Gnats swept a doubleheader from the Augusta GreenJackets on Saturday, winning the first game 3-2 and the second 3-1.

Savannah scored twice with two outs in its final at-bat off Tyler Mizenko (1-4) in the seven-inning opener. Cole Frenzel had the game-winning hit, a single to left that scored Stefan Sabol.

Shawn Payne homered for the GreenJackets.

In the nightcap, Savannah pitcher Matthew Koch (6-4) allowed just one hit, a triple to left by Payne leading off the seventh and final inning. Payne scored on a sacrifice fly by Trevor Brown.

Frenzel had two hits and two RBI to lead the Sand Gnats.

Justin Schumer (3-7) took the loss.


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