The Cougars scored their final two runs in the eighth on their last triple of the night, the third of the season by Candelario. Clinton's best scoring opportunity came in the eighth, backed by a Lockhart error at second which loaded the bases. Misell missed his spot with the next offering, and Rogers sent one over the wall, over the picnic patio, and out of the stadium to right. Aaron Brooks worked the final 1.
The right-hander needed just 16 total pitches to get through the first two innings, but eight hits in the third - including a double, triple, and two home runs - along with a walk, led to a 6-run outburst by the Kane County Cougarsin their romp of the Clinton LumberKingsFriday night at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark. He struck out three batters.
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Ccrush Cougars' winning streak was extended to 12 games while Clinton's skid stands at four straight losses. Kane County owns a Minor League Baseball-best record of and thanks to some timely hitting and stellar pitching, win No. Kane County's Danny Lockhart opened the third with a double to right and scored two pitches later on Carlos Penalver's triple to left - the first of three Cougar triples on the night.
A sacrifice fly by Trey Martin plated Penalver, giving the Cougars a lead. But after a lineout to right, seven straight batters reached with two down, forcing Clinton skipper Scott Steinmann to look cougsr his bullpen early for the fourth straight game. Over the final five innings, the LumberKings recorded just three hits.
Aaron Barbosa bunted his way on in the fifth, Joe DeCarlo extended his hitting streak to 12 games with a one-out double in the sixth, and O'Neill grounded a single into center in the eighth. But that was it.
Outside of Misell's perfect first and second innings, the Cougars went just at the plate one other time, coming in the sixth against left-hander Cruz Pereira. In the fourth, Clinton scratched one run across, thanks to a two-out, run-scoring bloop single by Jeff Zimmerman which knocked in Tyler O'Neill from second. Left-hander Michael Heesch, on in relief of Ihrig who allowed just one run on seven hits over six innings, struck out both Zimmerman and Christian Carmichael to escape.
Singles by Mark Zagunis and Jeimer Candelario began the stretch, setting up Jacob Rogers who worked the crushh in his favor, The LumberKings' offense had the leadoff man reach base in each of the first three innings against Tyler Ihrigbut they failed to score each time.