CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Myles Straw tripled and singled three times as the Corpus Christi Hooks beat the Arkansas Travelers 9-0 on Monday.
Carmen Benedetti doubled twice with three RBIs for Corpus Christi.
Corpus Christi started the scoring in the first inning when Nick Tanielu hit a two-run home run.
Corpus Christi later scored in three additional innings to finish off the shutout, including a five-run third.
Ralph Garza (3-0) got the win with four innings of scoreless, two-hit relief while Arkansas starter Spencer Herrmann (1-1) took the loss in the Texas League game.
The Travelers were held scoreless for the first time this season, while the Hooks' staff also registered their first shutout of the year.