San Jose Overpowers Lancaster, 5-3
Mike Glendenning and Tim Flaherty hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning off Neil Longo on Friday night to help San Jose to a 5-3 victory over Lancaster in front of 3,367 at the Hangar.
Glendenning’s two-run shot gave the Giants (62-44, 23-12 in the second half) a 3-1 lead. He has 23 home runs and Flaherty has 19.
Wilfredo Quintana hit a home run and a triple, and Harvey Hargrove hit a home run for the JetHawks (35-70, 12-23).
Up next: At the Hangar, vs. San Jose, today; vs. Bakersfield, Sunday-Tuesday.
AROUND THE LEAGUES
Scanning Thursday’s box scores:
Triple A--Ryan McGuire (El Camino Real) had two hits for Ottawa (Expos) in a 9-4 loss to Syracuse. . . . J.P. Roberge (St. Francis) had four hits and four runs batted in for Omaha (Royals) in a doubleheader split with Colorado Springs. . . . Dan Cey (El Camino Real) had three hits for Salt Lake (Twins) in a 4-2 loss to Fresno.
Double A--Eric Gillespie (Cal State Northridge) had three hits and Kurt Airoso (Northridge) had two for Jacksonville (Tigers) in a 7-5 loss to Chattanooga. . . . Adonis Harrison, a former JetHawk, had three hits for New Haven (Mariners) in a 5-3 loss to New Britain.
Class A--Junior Brignac (Cleveland) had two hits and drove in a run for Myrtle Beach (Braves) in a 2-1 loss to Lynchburg. . . . Andy Dominique (Alemany) had three hits and two RBIs for Clearwater (Phillies) in a 13-7 loss to Fort Myers. . . . Fernando Rios (Glendale) had two hits for Clinton (Reds) in a 6-4 victory over Kane County. . . . Darren Dyt (Northridge) had three hits for Peoria (Cardinals) in a 10-4 loss to Wisconsin. . . . Danny Phillips (Chatsworth, Northridge) hit his eighth home run and drove in four runs for Portland (Rockies) in an 8-5 loss to Boise.
Rookie--Barry Tolli (Newbury Park) had two hits and stole his 11th base for the Tigers’ Gulf Coast League team in a 4-3 victory over the Phillies.