It took Oscar Colás four whole games to hit his first homer at Triple-A, so he made up for lost time by hitting two.
He hit a two-run shot in the sixth, then a solo shot in the eighth to help the Knights rally to beat the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp 13-11 in 10 innings.
Here’s the first:
And here’s the second:
He also put the ball in play that scored the go-ahead run in extra innings, but it’s hard to give him much credit for that one.
Charlotte 13, Jacksonville 11 (10 innings)
- Oscar Colás went 3-for-6 with two homers and a strikeout.
- Jake Burger tripled, singled twice and got plunked once before being replaced defensively.
- Lenyn Sosa went 3-for-5 with two doubles, a walk and a strikeout.