ROME, Ga. (AP) -- Griffin Benson doubled and singled, and Jose Olague threw eight scoreless innings as the Rome Braves defeated the Asheville Tourists 5-1 on Wednesday.

Olague (4-3) allowed two hits while striking out three and walking one to pick up the win.

Rome started the scoring with a big sixth inning, when it put up four runs, including a single by Brendan Venter that scored Benson.

The Braves tacked on another run in the seventh when Trey Harris hit an RBI single, driving in Justin Dean.

Colten Schmidt (0-2) went six innings, allowing four runs and nine hits while striking out six in the South Atlantic League game.


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