METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- Peter Mooney hit a two-run home run and had two hits as the New Orleans Baby Cakes topped the Iowa Cubs 7-6 on Sunday.

Up 5-4, the Baby Cakes added to their lead in the fifth inning when Mooney hit a two-run home run.

The Cubs saw their comeback attempt come up short after Taylor Davis hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning to cut the New Orleans lead to 7-6.

New Orleans starter Tyler Cloyd (4-4) picked up the win despite allowing four runs over five innings. Opposing starter Alec Mills (5-12) took the loss in the Pacific Coast League game after a rough outing in which he allowed seven runs and eight hits over 4 1/3 innings. Tyler Kinley recorded his seventh save of the season.


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