Castillo's homer leads GCL Astros to 9-3 win over GCL Marlins
GCL Astros beats GCL Marlins 9-3 behind Castillo's home run
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Gerry Castillo hit a two-run homer in the first inning, leading the GCL Astros to a 9-3 win over the GCL Marlins on Tuesday.
The home run by Castillo scored Colin Barber to give the GCL Astros a 2-0 lead.
The GCL Astros later added runs in four additional innings to secure the victory.
Jacob Billingsley (1-0) got the win with two innings of scoreless, one-hit relief while GCL Marlins starter Miguel De Los Santos (1-6) took the loss in the Gulf Coast League game.
Victor Mesa doubled and singled twice, driving in a run and also scoring one for the GCL Marlins.
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