Diaz, Kennedy lift Rancho Cucamonga over Lancaster 8-4

Diaz, Kennedy each have multi-hit game, lead Rancho Cucamonga over Lancaster 8-4


Monday, June 19, 2017

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) -- Yusniel Diaz singled four times, scoring three runs as the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes beat the Lancaster JetHawks 8-4 on Sunday.

Garrett Kennedy doubled and singled twice with two RBIs for Rancho Cucamonga.

Chris Cotton got Roberto Ramos to fly out with the bases loaded to end the game for his first save of the season.

Lancaster grabbed a 3-1 lead in the third after Sam Hilliard hit a two-run single.

After tying the game in the third, the Quakes took the lead for good in the fifth inning when Diaz and Luke Raley scored on an error.

The Quakes later added a run in the sixth and two in the eighth. In the sixth, Diaz hit an RBI single, while Raley and Kennedy hit RBI doubles in the eighth.

Starter Caleb Ferguson (2-4) got the win while Max Schuh (1-4) took the loss in relief in the California League game.

For the JetHawks, Wes Rogers singled three times, also stealing two bases.

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