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Reks’ homer leads Tulsa to 8-5 win over Corpus Christi

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Zach Reks hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning, leading the Tulsa Drillers to an 8-5 win over the Corpus Christi Hooks on Tuesday.

The home run by Reks, part of a four-run inning, gave the Drillers a 6-5 lead before Cristian Santana hit an RBI single later in the inning.

The Drillers tacked on another run in the eighth when Reks hit a sacrifice fly, scoring Jared Walker.

Andre Scrubb (3-0) got the win with two innings of scoreless relief while Gabriel Valdez (1-2) took the loss in the Texas League game.

Chas McCormick singled twice, also stealing three bases for the Hooks. Osvaldo Duarte homered and singled, driving in two runs.

Tulsa improved to 6-2 against Corpus Christi this season.

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