EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) -- Oscar Gonzalez hit a three-run home run in the sixth inning, leading the Lake County Captains to a 7-0 win over the South Bend Cubs on Thursday.
The home run by Gonzalez, part of a five-run inning, broke a scoreless tie before Ulysses Cantu hit a two-run home run later in the inning.
Lake County starter Francisco Perez (2-3) picked up the win after scattering six hits over six scoreless innings. Opposing starter Brendon Little (2-3) took the loss in the Midwest League game after allowing five runs and eight hits over six innings.
The Cubs were blanked for the third time this season, while the Captains' staff recorded their third shutout of the year.