The Charlotte Observer from Charlotte, North Carolina on May 9, 1991 · 41
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THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER Thursday May 9 1991 5C THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER Thursday May 9 1991 5C 1MOTORSPORTS Winston Cup Points Standings 1 Dale Earnhardt 1366 2 Ricky Rudd 1362 3 Darrell Waltrip 1281 4 Michael Wallrip 1188: 5 Harry Gant 1185 6 Ernie Irian 1183: 7 Davey Allison 1157 8 Ken Schrader 1156: 9 Morgan Shepherd 1132 10 Mark Martin ill& HIGHSCHOOLSAI Wednesday's Results North Mecklenburg 5 NW Cabarrus 4 Singles: Marshall Parsons (NM) d Brad Jones 7-6 1-6 6-4 Chris Anthony (NM) d Bill Pondexter 6-2 6-2 Sascha Screiber (NM) d Mike Roth 6-1 7-5 Eric Alverson (NM) d Chris Brinson 4-6 6-2 6-0 Charles Reyna! (NM) d Tim Mach 6-3 6-0: Chris Jones (NM) d Alan Vance 6-3 6-4 Doublet Alverson-Parsons (NM) d JonesPondexter 8-2 Scrieber-Brinson (NM) d Anthony-Raynal 9-7 Ray Marconi-David Plazzo (NW) d Roth-Vance 8-6 East Lincoln 6 Linco Inton 3 Singles: Charlie King (L) d Jason Tuttle 6-1 3-6 6-4 Andy Sam (1) d Peter Motrad 6-2 6-2 John Godshall (EL) cl Jason Downs 7-6 6-3 Steve May (EL) d Steve McClure 6-2 6-3 Stephen Yuen (EL) d Welch McCullough 6-2 6-3 Brian Taylor (EL) d Terry Ian 6-1 6-1 Doubles: King-Downs (I) d Tuttle-Godshall 8-4: May-Yuen (EL) d Sain-McClure 9-7 Motrad-Dexter (EL) d McCullough-Alex Pence 8-5 Wednesday's Results Northside S Charlotte Catholic 2 Charlotte Catholic —000 100 1-2 4 2 Northside — 100 004 6-5 4 1 W— Jason Dellinger L— Tony Lennart (0-1) Leading Hitters — NC: Jon Adams 1-3 3 RBIs Records: Catholic 15-10 Northside 11-8 Shelby 3 kings Mountain 2 kings 002 0-2 8 1 Shelby 000 020 1-3 4 2 W— Brent Pasco L— Stephen Fisher Leading hitters— KM Pick Marr East Gaston 11 Bessemer City 1 East Gaston 62-11 5 1 Bessemer 100 00— 1 1 5 W— Scott Stillwell Danny Painter Leading hitters—Ea Allen Murphy 2-4 (3 RBIs) BC Kipp Gilliam 1-1 Providence 9 West Charlotte 2 Providence 300 310 2-9 9 3 West Charlotte— 000 100 1-2 3 3 W— Taylor Countryman (2-0) L— Mike Mullis Leading Hitters — P: Marshall Cooper 3-4 2 RBIs HAS P: Tim Collie Rick Halbrunet South Mecktenburg 9 Parkwood 3 South Mecklenburg-011 123 0-9 10 1 Parkwood 011 010 0-3 6 1 W— Scott Freeman (2-0) L— Jerry Starnes (04) Leading Hitters — S: John Capps 2-2 By STAN OLSON Staff Writer FORT MILL SC — It was one of those nights when maybe the mind wanders just a bit Enough so that on several occasions players simply stood on the field after the third out of an inning was recorded not aware that it was time to go into the dugout It made for an error-plagued sloppy game but Birmingham will take it The Barons whipped the Charlotte Knights 6-1 at Knights Castle Wednesday night and then slipped Out of town The game featured seven scored errors and a few more mental ones And when it was over four of the games In runs were unearned "It was a little ugly but what are you gonna do" said Knights manager Jay Loviglio "It was kind of like we were spooked out there tonight "There were weird bounces and routine plaNs when the balls iust bounced out of their gloves I'm not ton upset because we've been playing well lately" Charlotte had won five of six prior to Wednesday hut fell to 12-16 with the loss The Barons improved to 17-11 Birmingham jumped on top early when the Barons' Mark Chase)' who came into the game with no homers in 89 at-bats rewarded his manager's faith (he was still hitting cleanup) with a two-run first-inning home run to right Knights shortstop Alex Arias' throwing error helped the Barons to two more fourth-inning runs off starter Henry Gomez but the Knights sneaked back into the game in the fourth through no fault of their own Ty Griffin opened the inning with a hard smash that was booted by first baseman Chasey and then Fernando Ramsey's grounder to short was muffed by Greg Roth The runners advanced on a grounder and then Doug Welch's soft grounder to third was bobbled by Ron Comer Griffin scored and Ramsey came in right behind him when Birmingham was slow to pick up the hall But if the Knights taketh the' also giveth back With Birmingham's Javier Ocasio on second in the top of the fifth Kinnis Pledger slapped a single to center field Ocasio stopped at third but Pledger went halfway to second - and was caught in a rundown Temporarily First first baseman Elvin Paulino BIRMINGHAM CHARLOTTE brhei brhbi Pledger ri 5 1 2 1 Griffin II 3 2 0 0 Lee it 4 1 1 0 Ramsey of 4 100 Coomer 3b 3 1 1 0 Robelson rt 4000 Chasey lb 4 1 1 2 Weicb dil 4 1 2 2 Campbell c 4 1 1 0 Paulino lb 20 10 Garner dh 4 0 0 0 White 20 3000 &Ann of 3 0 1 0 St Peter 3b 4 0 2 0 Roth ss 3 0 0 0 Knepp c 4000 Ocasro 2b 3 1 1 0 Crockett pr 0000 0 Anas ss 3000 Caanp 1000 Totals 33 S 11 3 Totals 32 4 5 2 Birmingham Charlotte NASCAR TENNIS BASEBALL 700 210 001-6 000 201 001-4 E— Comer Chasey 2 Roth Pauitna Arias 2 DA13rmtngham 3 Charione 0 1013— Bamingham 5 Charlotte 5 26— Su Myatt Welch HA— Pledger Chasey Se— ()caw Ip H RERB8SO Birmingham Ventura W 8' 5 4 2 3 2 Audeir 5 0 0 0 0 1 Chatiott Goma: L 8 1 5 3 3 4 Dtgartotomeo 1 1 1 1 0 1 WP— Ventura HAP— Sulttyan by Gomez °cum by Gomez 1-2 44 Att —2819 2 HRs 3 RBIs Mike Kennedy 2-2 RBI Parkwood: Jackie Blythe 2-2 Records: South Mecklenburg 85 Southwestern 4A 13-9 overall Parkwood 12-10 GOLF Southwestern 4A Final Standings Team scores: Ashbrook 1527 Independence 1588 South Mecklenburg 1663 Providence 1687 East Mecklenburg 1690 Myers Park 1698 Hunter Huss 1944 Beringer disq Top Players: Nick Clinard (A) 754 Joey Denton (A) 766 Trey Jenkins (A) 768 Scott Burnette (I) 772 Matt Spencer (A) 788 Peter Richards IMP) 810 Eric Felty (P) 814 Kevin Link (SM) 834 SCHEDULE North Carolina Teday's Area Games Baseball: Olympic at Crest: East Mecklen burg at Garinger: East Gaston at Harding Ashbrook at Hunter Huss South Mecklenburg at Independence Myers Park at Provi dences North Mecklenburg at West Mecklenburg Monroe at Charlotte Country Day Boys TMOS: Ashbrook at Hunter Huss Gar Inger at East Mecklenburg South Mecklenburg at Independence Providence at Myers Park Olympic at Crest North Mecklenburg at West Mecklenburg East Gaston at Harding Charlotte Latin at Charlotte Country Day Providence Day at Charlotte Christian Rocky River Tournament Softball: Harding at South Mecklenburg East Mecklenburg at North Mecklenburg Garinger at Olympic West Charlotte at Independence West Mecklenburg at Myers Park Sun Valley at Providence CISAA Tournament at Charlotte Christian w' SOCCER! AREA CASL Visdnesday's Results Rentrow Tile 1 ATG PAegas 1 GOLF PROFESSIONAL Futures Wednesday's leading results after the final round from Salisbury Denise Baldwin $4000 72-74-70-216 Marianne Morris $2825 72-74-71-217 Angie Ridgeway $21325 71-72-74-217 Patty Ehrhan $2050 71-75-74-220 Vickie Moran $1700 744275-221 Kelley Markette $1350 71-79-72-222 Susan Wineinger $1350 73-73-76-222 Kate Golden $986 7576-72-223 Jennifer Dees $986 75-75-73-223 Margaret Platt $986 71-75-77-223 Kimberly Gardner $787 76-75-73-224 Patti Berendt $787 75-76-73-224 Anne Heuschneider $626 73-77-75-225 Liz Smart $826 76-73-76-225 Marilyn Lovander $626 73-76-76-225 Nicole Dantonh $507 77-74-75-226 Shelley Sanders $507 76-73-77-226 Error-plagued game goes to I irmingham dropped the ball and Ocasio scored The Knights went back to try to tag Pledger Then Arias dropped the ball and Pledger scooted back to first It was that kind of night "It might have been one of the weirdest rundown plays I've ever seen" Loviglio said The Knights open a four-game series with Huntsville tonight at 7:30 in the Castle Former Charlotte third baseman Bob Balla released by the parent Chicago Cubs is now playing for the Stars Notes: Charlotte and Birmingham split their just-completed four-game set but the Barons are up 6-2 overall this year 4- 414tit'4 010 ( Plc When the green flag drops the action starts Be there when the checkers fly! JillI' Ls Rusty Wallace 1989 winner of The Winston UPDATE Jane Sirmons $441 76-79-73-227 Ket ly Holland $441 73-77-77-227 Karen Wilder $441 71-73-83-227 Robin Boretti $370 76-79-73-228 Laura Broadbent $370 75-77-76-228 Sheila Lugmbuel $370 76-74-78-228 Pro-Am Wednesdays Howlers from the Persimmon Hill Pro-Am in Salads SC Scoring 12e: Fred King (pro) Randy Cato Jim Eidson Gary Clardy (amateurs): Norman Flynn (pro) Harold Jones Butch Bledsoe Jud Wottord (am) Brooks Simmons (pro) Dean Newman Bill Gordon Sam Wheeler (am) Tony Branham (pro) Steve Sease Thad Coleman Joe Coleman (am) 127: Joey Pinder (pro) Bud Zipt Leland Reyn olds Steve Singletary (am): George Bryan (pro) Wayne Davenport Wilmont Cameron David Herndon (am) COLLEGES Iron Duke Wednesdays final scores from the Iron Duke Classic in Durham TEAM SCORES: 1 Clemson 593: 2 Brigham Young 596 3 Nodh Carolina 599: 4 East Carolina 603 5 Duke 608 INDIVIDUAL 1 Bobby Doolittle (Clem) 145: 2 Pat Moore (UNC) 146: 3 Danny Ellis (Clem): 4 Greg Powell IECLI): Henry Smith (Vanderbilt) Jason Widener (Duke) 148 HOLE-IN-ONE Pete Dempow 76 of Matthews on the No 6 118 yd par-3 at the Pebble Creek Course He used a 4-iron and if was hs third PROFESSIONAL Italian Open Wednesdays results from Rome Singles Second Round: Monica Se les (1) d Nicole Provis 6-3 6-1 Martina Navratilova (31 d Etna Reinach 6-3 6-0 Nettie he Taunat (9) d Andrea Strnadova 3-6 6-3 6-3: Helen Ketest (12) d Rachel McQuillan 6-2 6-3 Bettina Fulco d Eugene Maniokova 7-6 (7-1) 6-4: Manuela Maleeva-Fragruere (6) d Florencia labet 6-2 6-1 Leila Meskni (8) d Linda Ferrando 7-6 (7-5) 6-0 Katie Piccolini d Kanne Ouentrec 6-2 6-3 Barbara Rittner d Nathatie Herreman 6-4 5-7 7-6 (7-4) Anke Huber (13) d Laura Garrone 6-7 (7-1) Conchita Martinez (5) d Stacey Martin 6-3 6-3: Julie Haler& d Carrie Cunningham 3-6 6-0 6-2 Akiko Kiiimut a d Rosalie Fairbank-Bidetter 6-3 4-6 7-5 German Open Wednesday's results from Homburg Germany Singles Second Round: Horatio de la Pena d Jim Courier (6) 6-7 (3-7) 6-2 6-4 Michael Stich (9) d Paul Haarhuis 7-5 6-0 Renzo Rem d Ivan Lend! (2) 7-5 6-4 Sergi Bruguere (5) d Martin Jade 6-3 6-1 Magnus Gustatsson d Andre Cherkasov (10) 3-6 6-4 6-4 Caret Novacek (13) d Omar Comporese 6-3 6-2 Alexander Volkov (14) d Arnaud Boetsch 7-6 (7-4) 7-6 (7- I) Goren Prot d Jordi Arrese 6-3 6-3 Mark K °overmans d I Franco Davin 6-4 6-4 Goran Ivamsevic (4) d Luiz Mattar 6-1 6-1: Cris:tam Caratti d Jonas Svensson (7) 6-2 6-2 Francisco Clavet d Emilio Sanchez (8) 6-3 4-6 6-4: Pete Sampras (3) d Horst Shoff 6-3 4-6 6-4 Davis Cup Draw for the Davis Cup qualifying round on Sant 2on with winners advancing to the World ()soup and lows going into zonal play Austria at Britain: Israel at Belgium Denmark at Italy: India at Brazil Netherlands at Mexico New Zealand at Switzerland Sweden at Philippines Canada at Cuba US Clay Courts Wednesdays results from Old Providence Racquet Club Singles Second Round: Ma !Nal Washington d Christian Saceanu Germany 6-3 6-4 Jimmy Arias (5) d Diego Perez Uruguay 6-1 6-4 Richey Reneberg (4) d Marlin Wostenhoime Canada 4-6 6-0 6-3 David Wheaton (3) d Pet Korda Czechoslovakia 6-3 6-4 Doubles First Round: Diego Nargiso Monaco-Stefano Pescosolido Italy d Scott Davis-David Pate Las Vegas (1) 6-3 6-3 Bret Garnett-Greg Van Emburgh d Johan Krieli-Chnstian Saceanu Germany 6-1 6-4 Ken Flach-Robert Seguso d Scott Patridge-Ken Thorne 6-4 6-3 Today's Schadu le Stadium Court: 2 pm — Brad Pearce vs Javier Frank Argentina: followed by Jimmy Brown vs Jaime Yzaga (7) Peru 7 pm - Michael Chang (1) vs Bryan Shelton followed by Kelly Evernden-Joey Rive vs Rick Leach-Jim Pugh Grandstand 1: 1 pm - Diego Nargiso Monaco vs Pablo Arraya Peru: followed by Diego Nargiso Monaco-Stet ano Pescosolido Italy vs Bret Garnett-Greg Van Emburg muslin CYCLING MN INTERNATIONAL Tour of Spain Wednesday' 10th-stag results from Andorra La Vella Andorra 1 Guido Bon tempi Italy 6:3544 2 Udo Boe Its Germany 4 behind 3 Uwe Raab Germany 13 4 Juan Carlos GOTIZ3182 Spain same 5 Mario de Clara) Belgium same Overall Standings I Melchor Maur' Spain 43:04 2 Raul Alcala Mexico 1:14 behind 3 Federico Echave Spain 1:54 4 Tom Cordes Netherlands 2:12 5 Herminio Diaz labala Spain 2:13 Olga BOWLING lido PROFESSIONAL Hoff man-Schaumberg Wednesdays third-round results from Hoffman Estates M 1 Karen Ellingsworth 6-2 6004 2 Donna Adamek 6-2 5876 3 Anne Mane Duggan 5-3 5706 4 Carol Gain Ottl 4-3-1 5632 5 Tish Johnson 4-4 5624 By JOHN GLENNON Staff Writer GASTONIA How could you blame the Gastonia Rangers pitchers for what happened in Wednesday night's 7-5 baseball loss to Greensboro? You couldn't They did what every manager tells them to do make hitters put the hall in play Those balls went into play alright Rangers fielders threw them to the left to the right and over their intended targets All totaled Gastonia committed six errors surrendered four unearned runs and fell for the sixth time in seven outings "It was a tough night all the way around" said Gastonia manager Bump Wills moments after f:Z' Sunday May 19 at Char Id : 'Ilk ' '''--''''' - ''' ' s '' will be the most unique '''''''''-'7 : '' ' of motorsports :-- The Winston Winston 4 ' ":'-- - Open Winston Legends LI s' Race and Winston Sportsman 100 will provide NASCAR fans the ultimate day 0 of racing excitement at a uniquely afford- able ticket price SIMIDAVolklAY4191NO 1PM THE WINSTON LEGENDS RACE Pearson Lorenzen Yarborough Parsons and other heroes of yesteryear return to battle on a specially constructed quarter-mile bullring 2PM THE WINSTON SPORTSMAN 100 NASCAR's stars of the future 3PM THE WINSTON OPEN A big dollar last-chance race where the winner advances to The Winston 5PM THE WINSTON The grand winner's only shootout for cash & glory that culminates in a furious 20 lap charge to the checkered flag! Fresno Open Wsdnisday's first-round results from Fresno Cab 1 Tom Baker 1466 2 Bob Powell 1443 3 David Trabet 1417 4 Marshall Holman 1400 5 (tie) Wayne Webb and Joe Firm 1376 7 Don Denali:) 1368 8 Steve Wunderlich 1359 9 Bruce Hamilton 1358 10 Pete McCordic 1356 aim FOOTBALL PROFESSIONAL WLAF European W L I Pct PF PA London 7 0 0 1000 226 73 Barcelona 6 1 0 857 166 92 Frankfurt 5 2 0 714 122 109 North American East NY-NJ 4 3 0 571 198 100 Montreal 3 4 0 429 93 178 Orlando 2 5 0 286 144 212 Atigh-Drhm 0 7 0 000 96 237 North American West SnArdnio 3 4 0 429 133 131 Brmnghm 3 4 0 429 85 109 Sacrmento 2 5 0 286 101 123 Saturday's games San Antonio at Barcelona 2 pm London at NY-NJ 8 pm Sacramento at Orlando 8 pm Sunday's game Birmingham at Frankfurt 1 p m Sionday's game Raleigh-Durham at Montreal 8 pm nimmeMISWoin TRANSACTIONS Football NFL CLEVELAND— Signed K Ken Edelman and 08 Gene Benham LATEST LINE Baseball American League TORONTO 5I4-6 over Chicago BOSTON 7-8 over Texas MINNESOTA 6'4-712 over Detroit National League SAN DIEGO 6-7 over Philadelphia Basketball NBA Playoffs BOSTON 24 over Detroit PORTLAND 10 over Utah Home team in CAPS LAKE LEVELS (As of 7 pm Wednesday) James Down 19 Hickory Down 20 Norman Down 09 Mountain Island Down 32 Wylie Down 20 Waters Down 19 Marion Down 01 — Edited by Brad Johnson Can't blame pitchers: Errors cost as Gastonia falls the 10-inning defeat "It's hard to expect to win when there are 10 errors and you've cot-milted six of them" At the very least Gastonia's fielding made Greensboro's look good The Hornets committed a mere four errors That was Wednesday's bright spot The Rangers (9-16) lost despite building a 4-0 lead with their best pitcher — Chris Gies — on the mound The top of the sixth inning when Gastonia committed four errors was the beginning of the end Hornets Carl Everett and Lew 1101 opened the inning with singles Everett eventually scored on Shannon Penn's error and totte Motor Speedway Je day in the history 4'Not04k111 - e : N ' x'-'4V:' :'':'' x:: - Lpi:L -goose Nt ELLIOTT 1 Hill crossed the plate when shortstop Jon Shave made the first of two errors on one play On that play Luis Gal lardo ended up on second base And he scored on Brian Turner's grounder tying the game 44 "It was a tough night" said Shave who would commit one more error "But the good thing about baseball is you play it every day I'll get another chance"' Gastonia's Jose Cardona (0-2) hit two batters to open the 10th inning and the winning run scored on Shave's final error To cap things off Gastonia left two of its 11 runners on base to close out the game "You can't dwell on a single game" Wills said "That's part of Iwning to be a professional" I VlS 4 704- 455- 3200 GREENSBOAO Everett of Hitt rf Hernandez c Gallardo dh Gilliam If turner lb Lantrip ss Romano 3b Turrentme 2b Sunday May 19 4 2 3 3 5 1 5 1 5 0 5 0 40 40 40 Totals 39 7 Greensboro Gastonia brhbi Greensboro Smith MordnY Seiler W Gastonia Gies Wells Carddona GASTONIA i 0 Lowery 3b 1 0 Shave ss 1 0 Murray of 2 3 Marshall lb 3 1 Castellano lb 0 1 Nevins c 0 0 Holland If 0 0 Posey dh 0 0 Crespo ph Malos rt Penn 2b II 5 Totals E— Turner Lantrip Romano Turrentine Shave 3 Blevins Holland Penn OP— Greensboro 1 Gastonia O LOB— Greensboro 5 Gastonia 14 26— Blevins Posey SB— Everett Hill Gilliam Lowery Murray Matos - - - IP H R ER B8 SO 5 6 2 5 3 0 7 6 21 1 1 4 3 0 Winners Become Legends! IMATURDAYMAY181 9AM Gates Open 11AM Legends Autograph Session 1PM The Winston Qualifying 2:30PM 1st Sporsman Qualifying Race 3:00PM 2nd Sporlsman Qualifying Race 3:30PM5:30PM Winston Cup Practice Free Admission Saturday Only' -- 'if: CHARLOTTE Ariczrur" MOTOR Worti SPEEDWAY "watill" TzLkcts Ate klol mg EAST' TICKETS: $15$20 $30eS400S45 1960s ekcitement of Coca-COla 600 at Chace Motor Speedway WEEK 1 3 1 0 brhbi 6120 5011 6041 3110 2010 5021 4100 4111 1000 5010 5111 46 5 14 5 000 103 010 2-7 040 000 100 0-5 4 2 2 1 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 o 1 o 1963 Jr Johnson in action at Charlotte Motor Speedway 7 4 I I MitIOR LEAGUE UPDATE SOUTHERN LEAGUE First Half Eastern Division W L Pct GB Wednesday's Results Greenville (Braves) 19 8 704 — Birmingham 6 Charlotte 4 Jacksonville (Mariners) 19 9 679 v? Carolina 7 Orlando 3 Carolina (Pirates) 14 13 519 5 Chattanooga 4 Huntsville 2 Orlando (Twins) 14 13 519 5 Greenville 2 Knoxville 0 Charlotte (Cubs) 12 16 429 712 Only games scheduled Western Division W L Pct GB Tuesday's Results Chattanooga (Reds) 16 8 667 — Charlotte 6 Birmingham 5 Birmingham (White Sox) 17 11 607 1 Greenville 12 Knoxville 9 Huntsville (Athletics) 10 17 370 712 Chattanooga 6 Huntsville 5 Knoxville (Blue Jays) 7 19269 10 Jacksonville 4 Memphis 2 Memphis (Royals) 6 20 231 11 Orlando 6 Carolina 5 Today's Games TRACKING THE KNIGHTS Huntsville at Charlotte TODAY FRI SAT SUN Memphis at Carolina Huntsville Huntsville Huntsville Huntsville Jacksonville at Chattanooga 7:30 pm 7:30 pm 730 pm 2 pm Greenville at Birmingham Knights Tickets: (704) 364-6637 Orlando at Knoxville SOUTH ATLANTIC LEAGUE First Half Northern Division W I Pct GB Wednesday's Results Greensboro (Yankees) 19 7 731 — Greensboro 7 Gastonia 5 Charleston WV (Reds) 19 8 704 'At Fayetteville 8 Macon 6 Sumter (Expos) 12 15 444 712 Augusta 8 Spartanburg 7 Spartanburg (Phillies) 11 14 440 7v? Columbus 4 Myrtle Beach 3 Fayetteville (Tigers) 10 17 370 9v4 Charleston SC 3 Charleston WV 1 Gastonia (Rangers) 9 16 360 912 Sumter 7 Asheville 0 Asheville (Astros) 7 18 280 1112 Columbia 10 Savannah 0 Southern Division W L Pct GB Tuesday's Results Macon Ga (Braves) 19 8 704 — Augusta 9 Spartanburg 6 Columbia (Mets) 17 10 630 2 Greensboro 6 Gastonia 3 Myrtle Beach (Blue Jays) 14 12 538 412 Columbus 11 Myrtle Beach 9 Columbus Ga (Indians) 13 13 500 512 Macon 5 Fayetteville 3 Augusta (Pirates) 12 15 444 7 Charleston WV 4 Charleston SC 3 Savannah (Cardinals) 11 15 423 712 Sumter 7 Asheville 4 Charleston SC (Padres) 11 16 407 8 Columbia 2 Savannah 0 Today's Games TRACKING THE RANGERS Spartanburg at Augusta TODAY FRI SAT SUN Greensboro at Gastonia Greensboro Charlsln SC Charlstn SC Charistn SC Myrtle Beach at Columbus 7 pm 7 pm 7 pm 3 pm Macon at Fayetteville Rangers Tickets: (704) 867-3721 Charleston SC at Charleston WV Asheville at Sumter s-late games not included Columbia at Savannah the top of the fifth Kinnis Pledger tk The Winston zr iwi i IL vvipi)lui4 or-Lin wiiiii-uN Kw : : l'kv1 41 : i: — Ut I IL l311! 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