Requena leads Asheville to 3-0 win over Augusta

Requena leads Asheville to 3-0 win over Augusta


Monday, June 19, 2017

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- Alejandro Requena allowed just three hits over eight innings, leading the Asheville Tourists over the Augusta GreenJackets in a 3-0 win on Sunday.

Julian Fernandez got Sandro Fabian to fly out with runners on first and third to end the game for his first save of the season.

Requena (4-3) struck out eight to get the win.

In the fourth inning, Asheville went up 1-0 early on an out that scored Max George. The Tourists scored again in the ninth when Taylor Snyder and Jose Gomez hit RBI singles.

Stephen Woods (3-6) went seven innings, allowing one run and six hits to take the tough loss in the South Atlantic League game. He also struck out six and walked two.

The GreenJackets were held scoreless for the sixth time this season, while the Tourists’ staff recorded their fifth shutout of the year.

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