Augusta, GA – The GreenJackets (21-13, 57-47) moved 10 games over .500 on the season.
Matt Solter (3-2, 5.73 ERA) threw his best game of the season, going 7.0 innings, matching a season high set on July 2nd. Tonight marked the first time he didn’t allow a run, and he left the game giving up just two hits, one walk.
The GreenJackets return back to action Saturday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium for American Family Insurance’s Saturday Family Night. It’s also Roberto Kelly Bobblehead Night presented to the first 1,000 by SRP Federal Credit Union. The GreenJackts induct former manager Roberto Kelly into the Augusta GreenJackets Hall of Fame, class of 2016. The current San Francisco Giants third base coach managed the GreenJackets from 2005-2007, going 285-157.
Grant Watson (3-5, 4.35 ERA) is scheduled to make the start for Augusta versus Edgar Garcia (3-1, 2.58 ERA).