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Abreu, Dawson lead Corpus Christi to 5-0 win over Frisco

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Ronnie Dawson homered and had two hits, driving in two, and Bryan Abreu didn't allow a hit in five innings as the Corpus Christi Hooks topped the Frisco RoughRiders 5-0 on Wednesday.

Abreu (1-1) struck out six and walked two to pick up the win.

In the bottom of the third, Corpus Christi grabbed the lead on a solo home run by Dawson. The Hooks then added three runs in the fourth and a run in the seventh. In the fourth, Dawson hit an RBI single and Lorenzo Quintana hit an RBI double, while Osvaldo Duarte hit a solo home run in the seventh.

Emerson Martinez (2-2) went six innings, allowing four runs and 10 hits in the Texas League game. He also struck out two and walked two.

The RoughRiders were blanked for the fourth time this season, while the Hooks' staff recorded their second shutout of the year.

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