MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Abdiel Layer homered and had four hits, driving in three as the AZL Giants Orange beat the AZL Cubs 1 13-8 on Thursday.
Up 2-1, AZL Giants Orange batted around in the third inning, sending 10 batters to the plate and scoring five runs, including a two-run home run by Connor Cannon.
Trailing 9-4, the AZL Cubs 1 cut into the deficit with four runs in the seventh inning, including RBI singles by Henderson Perez and Carlos Pacheco.
Cory Taylor (1-0) got the win with a scoreless inning in relief while AZL Cubs 1 starter Misael Garcia (0-3) took the loss in the Arizona League game.
AZL Giants Orange took advantage of some erratic AZL Cubs 1 pitching, drawing a season-high 15 walks in its victory.
Pacheco doubled and singled twice, driving home two runs for the AZL Cubs 1.