The TinCaps lost to the Great Lakes Loons by a score of 10-5.
This evens the series to 1 game each with the next game to decide who advances to the next round of playoffs.
From the Box Score:
Loons rally sinks TinCaps, 10-5
Great Lakes explodes in eighth inning
By Dan Watson
(MIDLAND, Mich., September 9, 2010) – The Great Lakes Loons scored eight runs in the eighth inning and came back to beat the TinCaps, 10-5, Thursday at Dow Diamond. Edinson Rincon smacked a three-run homer in the opening inning.
The loss forces a decisive Game 3 in the best-of-three playoff series.
[…] Fort Wayne’s record fell to 78-64 for the season. The Loons upped their mark to 91-50 for the year.
The TinCaps finish the best-of-three playoff series against the Loons (Class-A Los Angeles Dodgers) Friday at Dow Diamond at 7:05 p.m. Fort Wayne RHP Jerry Sullivan (7-4) draws the start against Great Lakes RHP Matt Magill (7-4).