MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Joshwan Wright hit a two-run triple in the eighth inning, leading the AZL Athletics Gold to a 9-6 win over the AZL Cubs 2 on Friday.

The triple by Wright, part of a three-run inning, gave the AZL Athletics Gold an 8-6 lead before Wright scored on a wild pitch later in the inning.

David Leal (2-0) got the win with 2 2/3 innings of scoreless, one-hit relief while Matteo Bocchi (0-2) took the loss in the Arizona League game.

In the losing effort, the AZL Cubs 2 recorded a season-high 11 base hits. For the AZL Cubs 2, Kevin Moreno doubled and singled twice, driving in a run and also scoring one.


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