ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) -- Randal Grichuk homered twice, scoring three runs while driving in two as the Memphis Redbirds defeated the Round Rock Express 7-3 on Sunday.

Patrick Wisdom reached base three times for Memphis.

Trailing 1-0 in the third, Round Rock tied the game when Brett Hayes hit a solo home run.

The Redbirds grabbed the lead with three runs in the fifth inning, including a solo home run by Grichuk.

The Redbirds later added a run in the eighth and two in the ninth. In the eighth, Harrison Bader hit a solo home run, while Rangel Ravelo and Wisdom both drove in a run in the ninth.

Memphis southpaw Marco Gonzales (2-3) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing one run on just five hits over six innings. Opposing starter Eddie Gamboa (5-6) took the loss in the Pacific Coast League game after allowing four runs and seven hits over seven innings.

Hayes homered and singled, driving in two runs for the Express.

Memphis improved to 5-2 against Round Rock this season.


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