ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Mitch Walding hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning, and Dean Anna singled three times as the Lehigh Valley IronPigs topped the Norfolk Tides 7-3 on Monday.
The home run by Walding scored Dylan Cozens to give the IronPigs a 3-2 lead.
With the score tied 3-3 in the fifth, the IronPigs took the lead for good when Walding hit an RBI single, driving in Jesmuel Valentin.
Norfolk missed an additional scoring opportunity in the fifth, when DJ Stewart hit into a double play with the bases loaded to end the inning.
Tyler Viza (1-1) got the win in relief while Joely Rodriguez (0-1) took the loss in the International League game.