Bisons set season highs in win over Knights

My first 'taste' of the day - a Roast Beef Sundae from Red Osier Restaurant. Different and good -- what a breakfast!

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (WIVB) – The Buffalo Bisons beat the Charlotte Knights 8-4 on Mother’s Day at BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte. In the win Buffalo scored four home runs and had six stolen bases, setting season highs in both categories.

Jared Goedert scored two home runs, including a three-run shot that gave the Bisons a 5-2 lead. Anthony Gose also contributed to team’s season-best stats. He stole two bases and hit a solo home run in the seventh inning, giving the Bisons a 6-4 lead.  The Bisons added two runs in the 8th inning, including Dan Johnson’s home run. The home run marked Johnson’s sixth of the season.

The Bisons snapped a four-game losing streak on Saturday with an 8-3 win over the Knights. Buffalo is currently 6-1 against Charlotte this season.  The Herd currently leads the NL North division with a 20-14 record.  The Bisons will play their final game of the series on Monday at 12:05pm in Charlotte. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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