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Lancaster Overpowers High Desert

August 27, 2000

Juan Silvestre, Craig Kuzmic and Antonio Perez hit home runs for Lancaster on Saturday night in a 6-0 victory over High Desert in front of 4,370 at Adelanto.

Chris Mears, Cody Morrison, Allan Simpson and Brandon Parker combined on a six-hitter for the JetHawks (84-49, 44-19). Mears (11-8) allowed four hits in 5 1/3 innings with two walks and two strikeouts.

Silvestre's 28th home run was a two-run shot in the sixth inning.

Josh Glassey doubled in the seventh for the Mavericks (47-87, 24-40).


Today: High Desert at Lancaster, 2 p.m. Monday: Lancaster at Rancho Cucamonga, 7:15 p.m. Tuesday: Lancaster at Rancho Cucamonga, 7:15 p.m. On the radio: KUTY-AM 1470.


Jim Bruske, formerly of Antelope Valley, was placed on the disabled list Friday by Indianapolis, the Milwaukee Brewers' triple-A affiliate.

Scanning Friday's box scores:

Triple A--Steve Sisco (Thousand Oaks) had four hits, including his fourth home run, for Richmond (Braves) in a 6-5 loss at Charlotte. . . . Ryan McGuire (El Camino Real) had three hits for Norfolk (Mets) in an 11-5 loss at Durham. . . . Robert Fick (Thousand Oaks, Cal State Northridge) had two hits and two RBIs for Toledo (Tigers) in a 12-3 victory at Indianapolis. . . . Jalal Leach (Pepperdine) is batting .370 for Fresno (Giants) after collecting two hits in a 6-5 victory over Tacoma. . . . Ryan Radmanovich (Pepperdine) hit his 10th home run for Las Vegas (Padres) in a 5-3 victory at Sacramento. . . . J.P. Roberge, promoted from double-A on Thursday, had three hits and scored three runs for Omaha (Royals) in a 4-3 victory over Salt Lake.

Double A--Andy Dominique (Alemany) had two hits for Reading (Phillies) in a 4-1 victory over Altoona. Jack Wilson (Thousand Oaks) had two hits and an RBI for Altoona (Pirates). . . . Darrell Dent (Montclair Prep) had three hits and drove in two runs for Bowie (Orioles) in an 8-3 victory over Erie. . . . Eric Cole (Antelope Valley, Antelope Valley College) hit his 20th home run and stole his 20th base for Round Rock (Astros) in a 9-7 loss to Tulsa.

Class A--Jon Schaeffer (Harvard-Westlake) had two hits, including a three-run homer in the eighth, for Modesto (Athletics) in a 5-3 victory over San Bernardino. . . . Joe Borchard (Camarillo) hit his first home run and had three RBIs for Winston-Salem (White Sox) in a 6-5 victory at Frederick. . . . Jeremy Sickles (Cal State Northridge) hit a two-run single for Lynchburg (Pirates) in a 9-6 victory at Wilmington. . . . Chris Baker (Hart) improved to 8-5 after allowing two earned runs in 5 2/3 innings for Dunedin (Blue Jays) in a 12-7 victory over Charlotte. . . . Jorge Piedra (Notre Dame) is batting .330 for Daytona (Cubs) after going four for five in a 9-4 victory at Lakeland. . . . Jay Gehrke (Pepperdine) pitched two no-hit innings of relief for Charleston-West Virginia (Royals) in a 4-2 loss to Columbus.

Short Season--Barry Tolli (Newbury Park) had two hits for Oneonta (Tigers) in a 7-2 victory at Utica. . . . Ryan Hamill (Chaminade) had two hits and Bryan Fatur (Calabasas, Moorpark College) had two stolen bases for Johnson City (Cardinals) in a 2-1 loss at Danville. . . . Chris Testa (Palmdale) had two hits for the Rockies in an 8-6 Arizona League loss to Mexico.

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