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RAPTORS OUTSCORE BREWERS IN SLUGFEST

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Former Ute slugger Shane Jones homered and drove in three runs as the Ogden Raptors outlasted Helena, 11-9, Tuesday at Simmons Field.

The Brewers opened the scoring with a run in the first, and the Raptors responded with four runs in their half of the inning. Helena scored in each of the first six innings, however, building a 9-7 lead at the end of six.The Raptors closed the scoring with a three-run eighth, finishing with a total of 10 hits. They also got some help from six Helena errors.

Jason Evenhus pitched the final four innings to earn the victory.

The teams conclude their three-game series Wednesday at 7 p.m.