Lincoln Southeast native Alex Gordon went 2 for 5 with a walk and scored three runs in his first start at third base for the Omaha Royals as they beat Tacoma 13-7.
Leading 5-3 in the seventh inning, Brian Buchanan put the game out of reach with a grand slam to make the score 9-3 at that point. Omaha finished the night with 15 hits and snapped their three game losing streak. Buchanan finished the night with five RBI. Tim Raines Jr. hit two homers and drove in four runs.