Knights fall in offensive outing 8-7 Monday

Knights fall in offensive outing 8-7 Monday

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The Charlotte Knights opened a seven game homestand at BB&T Ballpark Monday starting out with a three game set against the Buffalo Bisons.

The fans at the park were treated to an offensive explosion.

The Knights hit three homeruns but lost a close one 8-7.

The White Sox top prospect Eloy Jimenez hit his 11th homerun of the season in the 5th inning.

Matt Skole and Eddy Alvarez also hit homers for the Knights, but starting pitcher Jordan Stephens did not have a good outing taking the loss allowing seven runs (five earned) on eight hits over five innings.

Same teams go at it again Tuesday at the BB&T Ballpark with first pitch set for 7:04 p.m.

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