BELOIT, Wis. (WPTA21) – The pitching for the TinCaps was strong all night and the offense surged late to give Fort Wayne a 4-1 win over the Beloit Snappers on Friday night.
Both teams scored in the middle innings and took a 1-1 deadlock into the ninth.
The TinCaps pushed across three runs in the top of the ninth inning to put them ahead for good. Fort Wayne loaded up the bags with one out via a Grant Little single and walks to Blake Hunt and Nick Feight. Then Lee Solomon singled to score Little and give the ‘Caps the lead.
Fort Wayne tacked on additional runs in the ninth via a wild pitch and a Xavier Edwards RBI single.
Cody Tyler shut the door in the ninth, earning the save by striking out two in a scoreless frame.