Bret Barberie and Scott Sheldon each homered in a six-run third inning Monday night as Oklahoma defeated Salt Lake 9-2 in the Pacific Coast League.
Barberie hit a three-run homer that made the score 5-0. After Warren Newson walked, Sheldon followed with his home run.The RedHawks hammered Salt Lake starter Benj Sampson (2-1), who gave up 11 hits and nine runs in 4 1/3 innings. Barberie, Sheldon, Tom Quinlan and Chad Mottola had two hits each.
Brian Buchanan hit a two-run homer for the Buzz.
Todd Van Poppel (2-3) pitched seven innings to get the victory.