RiverDogs roll past Tourists

— The Charleston RiverDogs jumped out to an early 8-0 lead and coasted past Asheville, 10-4, in the seven-inning first game of a doubleheader on Friday night at McCormick Field.

Chris Gittens, Jahalan Jackson and Mandy Alvarez each homered for the RiverDogs.

The second game of the doubleheader went into extra innings, with the Tourists winning, 7-6, in nine innings.