LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — Mylz Jones hit a walk-off solo homer with two outs in the ninth inning, as the Lancaster JetHawks beat the Lake Elsinore Storm 5-4 on Saturday.
Earlier in the inning, Sam Hilliard homered, scoring Yonathan Daza to tie the game 4-4.
The Storm took a 4-2 lead in the top of the ninth when Edwin Moreno hit an RBI double, driving in River Stevens as part of a two-run inning.
Starters Ty Culbreth and Jerry Keel both pitched gems in a classic pitchers’ duel. Culbreth allowed two runs and five hits over six innings. He also struck out six and walked one. Keel struck out five while allowing two runs and five hits over six innings.
Marc Magliaro (3-2) got the win in relief while Trevor Frank (3-2) took the loss in the California League game.
Moreno homered and doubled, driving home two runs for the Storm.
With the win, Lancaster improved to 15-7 against Lake Elsinore this season.
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