COLUMBUS, Ohio — Edward Olivares hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth inning Wednesday as Omaha rallied for a 5-4 win over Columbus.
The Storm Chasers (5-3) scored all but one of their runs off home runs.
Emmanuel Rivera and Meibrys Viloria gave Omaha a 2-1 lead in the second inning with back-to-back solo shots.
Columbus’ Bobby Bradley answered with a solo homer in the third inning, and the Clippers scored two more runs to lead 4-2 after the seventh.
Omaha cut into its deficit in the top of the eighth when Viloria scored on a bases-loaded walk. Olivares hit his second homer of the season in the next inning to seal the win.
The Chaser and Clippers continue their series at 11:05 a.m. Thursday.