Knights open home series against Norfolk with a win Monday 5-3

Knights open home series against Norfolk with a win Monday 5-3
Eloy Jimenez, the Chicago White Sox top prospect, looks to have another big game after being named the White Sox Minor League Player of the Month.

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The Charlotte Knights opened a seven game homestand Monday at BB&T Ballpark starting out with Norfolk for a four game set and the home team started out on a good note with a 5-3 win.

Chicago White Sox top prospect Eloy Jimenez led the Knights with a homerun in the bottom of the first and he reached base a total of four times during the night.

Dustin Garneau added to the Knights offense with a two-run shot in the bottom of the second. Jose' Rondon had a key two run RBI single in the bottom of the seventh as the Knights won game number 50 of the season.

Right handed pitcher Spencer Adams gave up two runs on five hits over six innings to gather his third win of the season.

Same teams play tomorrow at BB&T Ballpark at 7:04 p.m. in game two of their scheduled four game series.

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