Buies Creek blanks Hillcats 4-0, Salem beats Wilmington 3-1
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - For a second straight night, Buies Creek silenced Hillcat bats and the Astros got another win at Calvin Falwell Field, blanking Lynchburg 4-0.
The Hillcats managed only five hits, Jodd Carter and Trenton Brooks had two apiece, Erlin Cerda had the other.
The Astros got two runs in the fourth and two in the fifth, Luis Payano led Buies Creek at the plate with three hits and a run scored.
Anibal Sierra broke a scoreless tie in the fourth with a 2-run double to left.
The same teams finish their three-game series Wednesday night in Lynchburg, first pitch is at 6:30.
The Salem Red Sox won again, beating Wilmington 3-1. Salem improves to 5-and-1 on the season.