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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Ben Meyer allowed just two hits over six innings, leading the New Orleans Baby Cakes over the Iowa Cubs in a 5-2 win on Monday.

Meyer (2-4) allowed one run while striking out seven and walking two to get the win.

New Orleans took the lead in the first when it scored three runs, including a single by Bryan Holaday that scored Lewis Brinson.

Iowa answered in the bottom of the frame when Ian Happ hit a solo home run to get within two.

The Baby Cakes later tacked on two runs in the seventh when Isaac Galloway and Gabriel Guerrero hit back-to-back home runs to secure the victory.

Duane Underwood (2-5) went 5 2/3 innings, allowing three runs and four hits in the Pacific Coast League game. He also struck out six and walked two.

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