The turning point:
The Braves jumped out to a 3-0 lead after
scoring two runs in the third and one in the fourth. Rome added
insurance runs by
adding one in the fifth, and two more in the seventh.
Who did what for Rome: Ross Heffley went 3-for-5 with two doubles and an RBI, and Will Skinner had two hits and two RBIs. Ryan Query, Robby
Hefflinger and William Beckwith each drove in one run.
On the mound: Jarrett Miller (5-2) earned the win after striking out eight over five innings of work. Fabian
Williamson pitched three shut-out innings, and Ian Marshall earned his first save of the
season by getting the
final out of the game.
Game Notes: Rome
(9-3) remains in first place and has a two-game lead over
Next Game: Rome hosts Kannapolis today for the series finale with first pitch set for 7 p.m.