Blaze taken to the woodshed in defeat to Lancaster

Blaze routed in defeat to Lancaster

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Lancaster outfielder Preston Tucker's three-run homer in the seventh inning ended any hopes of a comeback as the Jethawks pounded out 13 hits in their 11-2 rout of the Blaze Tuesday night at Sam Lynn Ballpark.

Lancaster led 4-1 in the seventh when Tucker's towering three-run homer off Blaze reliever Jimmy Moran cleared the left-centerfield wall to extend  their lead to 7-1.

The Jethawks scored four runs in the first inning, including a two-run single from Carlos Perdomo to extend their 2-0 lead to 4-0.

Yovan Gonzalez drove in the Blaze first run of the game in the sixth with a RBI single.

The same two teams meet in the series finale Wednesday night at Sam Lynn Ballpark at 7:45.

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