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Castro, Pinero lead Lakeland to 5-1 win over Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Anthony Castro tossed a six-hit complete game and Danny Pinero homered, as the Lakeland Flying Tigers topped the Tampa Tarpons 5-1 in the first game of a doubleheader on Tuesday.

Castro (3-2) allowed one run while striking out eight to pick up the win.

Lakeland went up 5-0 in the seventh after Pinero hit a solo home run and Cam Gibson hit a three-run home run.

Nick Green (4-2) went 6 1/3 innings, allowing three runs and six hits in the Florida State League game. He also struck out one and walked two.

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With the win, Lakeland improved to 4-2 against Tampa this season.

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