Augusta scores seven in seventh

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Augusta GreenJackets exploded for seven runs in the seventh inning to come from behind and beat the Asheville Tourists 8-6 tonight and salvage the second game of a doubleheader.

In the opener, Delta Cleary hit a three-run homer in the eighth to rally Asheville to a 6-4 win.

In the seventh inning of the nightcap, Mike Loberg hit a two-run homer, Ehire Adrianza doubled in two runs and Josh Mazzola singled in two. Charlie Culberson added an RBI single for the GreenJackets.

Andy D’Alessio hit a three-run homer in the third inning of the opener for Augusta and singled in a run in the fifth.

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