Harrisonburg beat Winchester, 13-4.
The Royals led 3-0 after two innings, but Harrisonburg took the lead for good in the fourth with six runs.
Harrisonburg shortstop RJ Perucki hit a grand slam in the fourth inning to give the Turks the lead for good.
The Royals threatened in most innings but hit into six double plays in the game.
Game two is Thursday night at Harrisonburg. First pitch is 7:30.
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