GreenJackets resume play of rain-suspended game at 2 p.m. today

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After two rain delays totaling more than an hour, the Augusta GreenJackets' afternoon game against the Asheville Tourists was suspended Sunday. The two teams will resume play at 2 p.m. Monday, with the Tourists leading 3-2 in the bottom of the fifth inning.

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Augusta's Ryan Lollis dives back to first base to avoid getting picked off. Sunday's game at Lake Olmstead Stadium was suspended in the bottom of the fifth inning, with Asheville leading 3-2.  Michael Holahan/Staff
Michael Holahan/Staff
Augusta's Ryan Lollis dives back to first base to avoid getting picked off. Sunday's game at Lake Olmstead Stadium was suspended in the bottom of the fifth inning, with Asheville leading 3-2.

After the completion of the postponed game, the two teams will wrap up the series with a seven-inning game later in the day.

The start of Sunday's game was delayed almost a half-hour by rain. The GreenJackets, winners of three of their past four games, fell behind early after starter Chris Heston gave up a pair of first-inning runs on four consecutive singles.

Augusta's Chris Dominguez and Luke Anders drove in runs in the bottom of the third to tie the game, but a fielding error by Dominguez in the top of the fourth allowed Asheville to reclaim the lead.

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GiveMeTheScoop
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GiveMeTheScoop 05/31/10 - 08:31 am
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Will not go to a darn

Will not go to a darn GreenJacket game ever! Shooting fireworks off after a 13 inning game late at night. Does that jerk Kyle Ripoff know that some people are sleeping.

bentman
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bentman 05/31/10 - 09:33 am
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Quit playing the role of a

Quit playing the role of a victim. Elevate yourself and move out of the neighborhood.

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