Lake County leads Fort Wayne 5-1 after three innings of Game 2 of the Eastern Division championship series Sunday at Classic Park in Eastlake, Ohio.
Fort Wayne scored in the top of the second inning. Lee Orr reached on an infield hit. Austin Hedges knocked him in with a double to center field.
Lake County answered with five runs in the bottom of the second.
Jake Lowery reached on an error by second baseman Tyler Stubblefield. Bryson Myles followed with an infield hit. Tyler Naquin singled, bringing home Lowery to tie the game.
Alex Lavisky reached on an infield hit to load the bases for Joey Wendle. He hit a sacrifice fly to center. Myles scored to make it 2-1.
Jose Ramirez singled to center, bringing in Naquin to make it 3-1. With two outs, Jordan Smith hit a grounder just past a diving Orr and down the right-field line. Two runs scored on the triple to make it 5-1.