Pedro Alvarez hit a two-run double in the fifth inning, leading the Norfolk Tides to a 4-3 win over the Charlotte Knights on Thursday.
Edwin Jackson struck Rymer Liriano out with runners on first and second to end the game for his first save of the season.
The double by Alvarez scored Paul Janish and Johnny Giavotella to tie the game 3-3.
The Tides took the lead for good in the seventh when Giavotella hit an RBI single, scoring Michael Bourn.
Paul Fry (1-0) got the win with two innings of scoreless, one-hit relief while Zack Burdi (0-2) took the loss in the International League game.
The Knights left some scoring opportunities on the table, stranding 13 baserunners in the loss.