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The Journal Gazette

Monday, May 15, 2017 10:10 pm

Potts, Oña lift TinCaps over Lansing



LANSING, Mich. – Hudson Potts tripled and singled three times, driving in two runs as the TinCaps topped the Lansing Lugnuts 10-2 on Monday.

Jorge Oña homered and singled with three RBIs and two runs for Fort Wayne.

Lansing tied the game 1-1 in the second after Bradley Jones hit a solo home run.

Fort Wayne answered in the top of the next frame, scoring four runs to take the lead. Ona hit a two-run home run en route to the four-run lead.

The TinCaps later added four runs in the fourth and one in the sixth to punctuate the blowout.

Fort Wayne southpaw Jerry Keel (2-2) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing two runs on six hits over seven innings. Opposing starter Mike Ellenbest (1-3) took the loss in the Midwest League game after a rough outing in which he allowed five runs and seven hits over three innings.

Bo Bichette tripled and singled for the Lugnuts.