Frank Garces pitched five shutout innings to lead Fort Wayne to a 7-3 victory against Bowling Green in front of 5,202 fans Tuesday at Parkview Field.
Here are the highlights.
Key hit: With runners on second and third with two outs in the fourth, Jace Peterson beat out a grounder to deep in the hole to second. Kyle Gaedele and Travis Jankowski scored on the infield hit, giving the TinCaps a 6-0 lead.
Still going: Garces won for the eighth time in nine starts. … Jankowski extended his hitting streak to nine, going 2 for 4.
More hitting: Peterson had three RBI. Mike Gallic went 3 for 4 with a home run. Yeison Asencio also had three hits.
"Great outing by Garces … He's not nibbling. He's not afraid to get hit. He's mixing his pitches. He's getting ahead with his fastball and his changeup is getting better and better. He's working in and out."
- Fort Wayne manager Jose Valentin