GREENVILLE -- Charleston led 2-0 after the top of the second, but was blanked over the final seven innings, as Greenville (34-23, 70-57) won its third straight -- a 4-2 decision at Fluor Field on Tuesday.
Twelve of the 17 games between these two teams this season have been decided by two runs or fewer.
Charleston (29-29, 60-67) took the ball and ran with it in the second inning, jumping out to a 2-0 lead against Greenville starter Ryan Pressly. Emerson Landoni hit a sacrifice fly, while Kelvin Castro laced a two-out RBI single to account for the offense.
RiverDogs starter Jose Quintana pitched 4 innings in a no-decision, permitting two runs on three hits with a walk and two strikeouts.
Jeremiah Bayer held Charleston scoreless over the last 4 innings, allowing six hits in earning his eighth save.
E--Lyerly, Castro. LOB--Charleston 11, Greenville 6. 2B--Flores, Murphy, Vazquez. SB--Gibson, Wilkerson, Rodriguez, Pichardo. CS--Hazelbaker. SH--Castro, Pichardo. SF--Landoni.
HBP--by Quintana (Hazelbaker).