Locos win playoff series opener

MUSKEGON, Mich. — Winning pitcher Steven Cash and Alex Figueroa combined to allow five hits and a walk while striking out 13 as the Lima Locos defeated the host Clippers 1-0 in the first game of a best-of-three Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League series Thursday night.

Jack Porter knocked in Eduarny Martinez on a sacrifice fly in the fourth inning for the game’s only run. Teammate Aidyn Coffey also doubled.

Lima will try to clinch the series at 7:05 p.m. Friday at Simmons Field.

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