ROME, Ga. -- The Rome Braves returned home and opened a three game series against the Greensboro Grasshoppers with a 14-9 win.
Greensboro put four runs on the board in the second inning on back to back two run doubles by Yefri Perez and Justin Bohn. Rome answered in the bottom of the second with three runs thanks to a three run homer by Jake Schrader (2). Rome would tie the game 4-4 in the third on an RBI single by Victor Caratini. Greensboro would again take the lead in the fourth on a run scored by a wild pitch by Rome starter Chuck Buchanan.