Oklahoma City — The Oklahoma City RedHawks had a season high 12 runs on 17 hits and defeated the New Orleans Zephyrs 12-1 in front of 7,504 fans Saturday night at Bricktown Ballpark.

The RedHawks put the game away scoring seven runs on seven hits in the eighth inning. Jon Singleton had a pair of hits and drove home four runs for the RedHawks.

Oklahoma City scored first with a run in the second inning. The RedHawks added two runs in the third and fourth innings to extend the lead to 5-0.

Jake Buchanan earned the win pitching five scoreless innings allowing three hits. Jared Rogers suffered the defeat.

Notes

Justin Bour has a hit in all 10 games this season for the Zephyrs. He is one of three players in the Pacific Coast League to have accomplished that. The Zephyrs 2-8 start is the worst start in the franchise 22-year history.

Coming up

Zephyrs at RedHawks

WHEN: 2 p.m. Sunday.

WHERE: Bricktown Ballpark, Oklahoma City.

STARTERS: Zephyrs: Left-hander Brian Flynn (0-1, 6.97 ERA). RedHawks: Right-hander Nick Tropeano (1-1, 5.68).

RADIO: WMTI-FM, 106.1.