Furman fuels Captains offensive attack towards 9-6 victory – News-Herald

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Nate Furman and the Captains fell behind by four runs after one inning against visiting Lansing on April 20, but came back big from then on.

Furman had a two-run single in the second and a three-run home run in the third as Lake County surged past the Lugnuts 9-6.

The first man finished the night 3-for-4 with two runs and five RBI, raising his average to .286.

Justin Boyd contributed a single, a walk and a steal and two runs for the Captains (6-7), and CJ Kayfus went 3-for-5 with an RBI.

Zach Jacobs (2-0) picked up the win, scattering six hits and two runs over 4 1/3 innings of relief. He walked two and struck out four.

Alaska Abney pitched two shutout innings in relief, with four strikeouts.

The teams conclude their weeklong series on April 21 at 1 p.m. The Captains leave for West Michigan next week.

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