OAXACA, Mexico (AP) -- Jesus Arredondo hit a grand slam in the fifth inning, leading the Pericos de Puebla to a 9-5 win over the Guerreros de Oaxaca on Tuesday.

The grand slam by Arredondo gave the Pericos an 8-2 lead and capped a six-run inning for Puebla. Earlier in the inning, Alberto Carreon hit an RBI single and Danny Ortiz hit a sacrifice fly.

The Pericos tacked on another run in the sixth when Herlis Rodriguez hit an RBI single, driving in Jose Heberto Felix.

Puebla right-hander Scott Harkin (1-0) picked up the win after allowing two runs on five hits over five innings. Opposing starter Carlos Felix (4-2) took the loss in the Mexican League game after a rough outing in which he allowed eight runs and nine hits over five innings.

Moises Sierra homered and singled, driving home two runs for the Guerreros.


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