Lake County leads Fort Wayne 7-1 after three innings Saturday at Parkview Field.
Joe Ross allowed six earned runs on seven hits in 1 1/3 innings. He walked three and struck out one.
The Captains scored four runs in the first inning. Alex Lavisky knocked in two runs with a two-out single. Lake County added three more in the second inning.
Fort Wayne's run came in the first inning. Jace Peterson doubled and then scored on a single by Donavan Tate. Peterson is 6 for 10 with three doubles this year.