FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) — The TinCaps did not score after the first inning, but still managed to pick up a win on Friday night.
Justin Lopez belted a two-run homer, and Juan Fernandez added an RBI double to give the TinCaps an early 3-0 lead. Fort Wayne pitching managed to hold that lead, and the TinCaps earned a 3-2 win.
Sam Keating (W, 1-1) went 5.1 innings, allowing two runs on four hits, with a walk, while striking out eight.
Nick Kuzia (H, 1) and Henry Henry (S, 2) covered the final 3.2 innings, allowing three hits combined, with no walks.
The TinCaps and Lugnuts continue their series at Parkview Field with a 7:05pm game on Staurday.