HAGERSTOWN — Steven Souza had three of Hagerstown’s 11 hits, including a home run and a double, and drove in four runs as the Suns defeated the Delmarva Shorebirds 13-5 on Sunday at Municipal Stadium.
Cutter Dykstra and Jason Martinson also homered for the Suns (33-23) and finished with two hits each. Dykstra had four RBIs.
Martinson’s seventh long ball of the season — a solo shot in the first — gave the Suns a 1-0 lead and upped his league leading RBI total to 56.
Souza’s eighth homer of the year — a solo shot in the third — put Hagerstown up 4-2.
The Suns broke the game open with a six-run fourth, highlighted by Dykstra’s three-run homer and Souza’s two-run double.
The Suns scored their final three runs in the fifth to take a 13-2 lead.
Matthew Skole finished with two RBIs and Billy Burns had an RBI double for the Suns.
Hagerstown starter Taylor Hill (5-4) went six innings for the win, allowing four runs.
Sunday’s game served as a benefit for the Mitchell Akers Leopard Spirit Memorial Scholarship Fund. More than $8,200 was raised.