VISALIA (AP) — Jason Morozowski hit a two-run homer in the third inning, and Matt Jones hit a two-run home run and had two hits as the Visalia Rawhide topped the Stockton Ports 7-4 on Wednesday.
The home run by Morozowski capped a three-run inning and gave the Rawhide a 3-1 lead after Matt McPhearson hit an RBI single earlier in the inning.
The Rawhide later added one run in the fifth, two in the sixth, and one in the eighth to secure the victory.
Visalia right-hander Ryan Atkinson (1-0) picked up the win after allowing two runs on six hits over five innings. Opposing starter Logan Shore (1-2) took the loss in the California League game after giving up three runs and four hits over three innings.
Bud Jeter retired the side in order for his eighth save of the season.
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