SHREVEPORT 13, Tulsa 6

Monday, May 21st 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. (AP) _ Nelson Castro hit two of Shreveport's six home runs Sunday as the Swamp Dragons beat Tulsa 13-6 in the Texas League.

Julio Cordido hit a three-run homer in first inning, when the Swamp Dragons scored five times off Corey Lee (2-6).

Castro hit a solo homer in the second and a two-run shot in the seventh.

Chris Magruder, Michael Glendenning and Guillermo Rodriguez also homered for Shreveport.

Danny Solano had a home run and three RBIs for Tulsa.

Jeff Urban (3-5) got the victory, allowing seven hits and three runs in 5 2/3 innings. Lee lasted 6 2/3 for Tulsa, striking out eight but giving up seven hits and eight runs.