BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) -- Yoyner Fajardo singled three times, and Domingo Gonzalez hurled five scoreless innings as the GCL Pirates beat the GCL Rays 5-1 on Thursday.

Gonzalez (1-0) allowed two hits while striking out three to pick up the win.

GCL Pirates went up 4-0 in the third after Fajardo scored on a wild pitch and Kaleb Foster scored on a single.

The GCL Rays cut into the deficit in the seventh inning when Juan Garcia hit a sacrifice fly, scoring Zach Huffins.

The GCL Pirates tacked on another run in the seventh when Foster hit an RBI single, driving in Andres Alvarez.

Drew Strotman (0-1) went two innings, allowing two runs and one hit in the Gulf Coast League game. He also struck out one and walked one.


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