Cubs Minor League Recap: 9/10/14

Kane County jumped out to an early lead and grabbed the first game of the best-of-five Midwest League Championship Series Wednesday. Here are some highlights:

Kane County Cougars
Midwest League Championship
Kane County leads series 1-0

Kane County scored four runs in the first two innings to defeat visiting Lake County, 4-3, in Game 1 of the MWL Championship Series.

  • RHP Jen-Ho Tseng gave up two earned runs over five innings, fanning eight, to pick up the win.
  • DH Mark Zagunis (.389) put the Cougars up 2-1 with a first-inning, two-run blast. He finished 1-for-4 with the homer.
  • LF Shawon Dunston (.300) recorded a game-high three hits, going 3-for-4 with two runs scored, one RBI and two stolen bases.
  • 3B Jeimer Candelario (.462) went 2-for-4.
  • RHPs Ben Wells (0.00) and Jasvir Rakkar (0.00) each recorded their first hold of the playoffs while combining to toss three scoreless innings of relief.
  • RHP Francisco Carrillo (0.00) earned his third save of the postseason with a perfect ninth inning of work.

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