The Columbus Catfish dropped their second game to the Greenville Drive last night, 5-3.
Down 3-0 after the 1st inning, the Catfish got on the board in the 3rd. With 1 out, C Craig Albernaz singled. SS Jairo De La Rosa and
CF Desmond Jennings doubled, scoring Albernaz and De La Rosa, making it 3-2.
Greenville added runs in the 4th and 5th to increase their lead to 5-2.
In the 6th, the Catfish closed the gap. LF John Matulia doubled, then moved to third on a sacrifice bunt by 2B Brett Grandstrand. With 2 outs, DH Ryan Royster singled to left, scoring Matulia, putting the score at 5-3.
The Catfish stranded 7 runners on base, 4 in scoring position.
Woods Fines took the loss for the Catfish. He allowed 4 runs on 8 hits, striking out 3 in 4 innings work. Brian Baker pitched 2 innings, allowing a run on 2 hits, striking out 3. Ryan Owen pitched a pair of innings, allowing a pair of singles.
The series with Greenville continues tonight, with the Catfish needing a win to have a chance to split the series.