Tuesday, July 9, 2013 | 9:56 p.m.
Mike Baxter had Zach Lutz had first-inning RBIs Tuesday to give the Las Vegas 51s the lead for good in a 8-5 win at Salt Lake.
The 51s scored twice in the first, using a run-scoring triple from Baxter to score Ruben Tejada and an RBI double from Lutz to plate Baxter.
Rylan Sandoval went 3-for-5 for the 51s, including a two-run single in the ninth inning.
The series concludes Wednesday. Las Vegas hosts Tucson for a four-game series beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, which is also the organization’s popular Dollar Beer Night promotion.