Greiner, Team USA roll over RedWolves
Sat, 29 Jun 2013 02:59:56 GMT —
The USA National Collegiate Baseball team scored a convincing 9-0 win over the Florence RedWolves on Friday night at Sparrow Stadium on the campus of Francis Marion University. The team of college all-stars improved to 6-0 in its 23 game summer exhibition tour. In addition to playing collegiate league teams, Team USA will travel to Japan for a series of games followed by a six game series across the US against Cuba.
Oregon Stateâ??s Jason Conforto got the scoring started with a solo blast to right field in the first inning. Cal State Fullertonâ??s Matt Chapman added a two run double in the second to make it a 3-0 USA lead. Chapman was 3-4 with 4 RBIâ??s in the win. San Franciscoâ??s Brad Zimmer was 4-5 with four runs scored.
Gamecocks catcher Grayson Greiner went is a part of the USA team and calls it a great honor to wear the USA jersey. He says it hits him every time the national anthem plays and he sees the jersey heâ??s wearing. Greiner was 1-3 with a walk on Friday night.