WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- Wander Franco hit a two-run double in the fourth inning to give the Wilmington Blue Rocks a 3-1 win over the Salem Red Sox in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday.
The double by Franco capped a three-run inning for the Blue Rocks that started when Chris DeVito hit a single, scoring D.J. Burt.
Richard Lovelady struck Jeremy Rivera out with a runner on first to end the game for his sixth save of the season.
In the top of the second, Salem grabbed the lead on a single by Rivera that scored Jose Sermo.
Wilmington right-hander Andres Machado (3-6) picked up the win after allowing one run on just four hits over five innings. Opposing starter Dedgar Jimenez (8-2) took the loss in the Carolina League game after allowing three runs and four hits over six innings.
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