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TinCaps trail Lansing after three innings

Fort Wayne pitcher Adys Portillo has not given up a hit in his first three innings. But he has surrendered two runs. The TinCaps trail Lansing 2-1 after three innings.

Portillo has walked three batters and hit another. The Lugnuts have five stolen bases.

Gustavo Pierre walked, stole second, moved to third on a wild pitch and scored on a ground out for the game's first run in the first inning.

Michael Crouse got hit by a pitch leading off Lansing's second. He stole second and third and then scored on a wild pitch.

The TinCaps have two hits. Chris Bisson hit a home run to right in the third inning.