Captains rally for 10-9 win
Lake County overcomes 8-1 deficit to defeat TinCaps
The Captains came back from an 8-1 deficit to take down The TinCaps in a 10-9 victory Tuesday night. This brings the Captains to 18-19 on the second half of the season.
The TinCaps came out swinging, and they swung hard. Scoring five runs in just the first innings, Fort Wayne had an early lead, a lead they held until the fifth.
The Captains swung back, scoring one in the third, but The TinCaps scored three more runs in the third inning as well. The fourth inning was a calm before The Captains really came back for the win, scoring seven runs in the fifth inning alone.
The Captains combined for 16 hits, while The TinCaps combined for 13.
Jake Sisco started for Lake County, allowing nine hits, eight runs, and struck out three. James Stokes relieved for Sisco, allowing three hits, one run, walked one and struck out two. Kyle Crockett came in for Stokes, allowing just one hit, and struck out two. Jack Wagoner came in to close out the game, he struck out two and earned the win.
Walker Weickel started for Fort Wayne, allowing nine hits, eight runs, walked one and struck out three. Colin Reacame in to relieve Weickel, allowing five hits, one run, walked two and struck out one. Trevor Gott came in for Rea and struck out one. Chris Nunn came in to close, allowing two hits, one run, walked one and struck out one, he also took the loss.
This is the first of two games in Fort Wayne for The Captains and The TinCaps who finish their series in Indiana Wednesday at 1pm.