September 13, 2000 |
This wasn't the way the Lancaster JetHawks expected to see their season end. Not after they posted the best record in the California League and won both halves of the Southern Division race. Not after they won the first two games of the Southern Division Championship Series. The JetHawks saw their bestseason come to an end in a 4-1 loss to San Bernardino in front of 1,855 fans at The Hangar.
August 26, 2000
Jeff Heaverlo allowed five runs on eight hits in four innings and Lancaster lost its second consecutive game, 14-3, to Lake Elsinore on Friday night in front of an announced crowd of 5,769 at the Diamond. Peanut Williams had three hits, including his seventh home run, and two runs batted in for the JetHawks (43-19). Heaverlo (14-6) struck out seven and walked one. * Today: At High Desert, 7:15 p.m. Sunday: At The Hangar, vs. High Desert, 2 p.m. Monday: At Rancho Cucamonga, 7:15 p.m.
August 18, 2000
Lancaster set a franchise record for victories in a season by defeating Rancho Cucamonga, 4-3, on Thursday night in front of 4,518 at the Epicenter. The JetHawks (77-47), who won the first half championship, are to 36-17 in the second half and have 16 games remaining. * Juan Silvestre and Scott Maynard each had three hits and Antonio Perez doubled and tripled, but the JetHawks stranded 10 runners and lost, 4-1, to San Bernardino on Wednesday night.
August 13, 2000
Bo Robinson hit a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to get Lancaster even, but Rancho Cucamonga scored three runs in the 10th to win a California League game, 5-2, on Saturday night at the Hangar. Wilfredo Quintana of the JetHawks (35-15) hit a run-scoring single in the second. * Today's game: Lancaster at High Desert, 5 p.m. Next home game: 7:15 p.m., Rancho Cucamonga vs. Lancaster. On the radio: KUTY-AM 1470.
August 5, 2000
Juan Silvestre hit his 25th home run to help Lancaster defeat the San Bernardino Stampede, 13-8, on Friday night at the Hangar for its third consecutive victory after a six-game losing streak. Jeff Heaverlo (12-5) allowed two runs and five hits in seven innings for the JetHawks (30-12). * Today's game: At The Hangar vs. San Jose, 7:15 p.m. Sunday's game: At The Hangar, vs. San Jose, 2 p.m. On the radio: KUTY-AM 1470.
August 4, 2000
Craig Kuzmic hit a home run and drove in three runs to help Lancaster defeat San Bernardino, 5-4, in a California League game Thursday at The Hanger in Lancaster. Kuzmic hit his 17th home run to sparked a four-run rally in the eighth inning for Lancaster (29-12), which won its second consecutive game after a six-game losing streak. * Today's game: At The Hanger vs. San Bernardino, 7:15 p.m. Saturday's game: At The Hangar vs. San Jose, 7:15 p.m. Sunday's game: At The Hangar, vs. San Jose, 2 p.m.
July 30, 2000
Left-hander Mario Ramos pitched a two-hitter and struck out 14 in Modesto's 2-0 victory over Lancaster in a California League game Saturday night at Modesto. Jesus Basabe hit a run-scoring double in the third and Ryan Ludwick hit his league-leading 25th home run for the A's (56-50, 17-19). Harvey Hargrove and Craig Kuzmic had the only hits for the JetHawks (67-39, 27-9), who were swept in three games at Modesto. * Today's game: Lancaster at Bakersfield, 7:30 p.m.
July 29, 2000
Jon Schaeffer, from Harvard-Westlake High, drove in five runs with two hits, including a bases-loaded triple during a five-run fourth inning, to help Modesto defeat Lancaster, 11-2, Friday night in front of 2,590 at Modesto. Omar Olivares of the Oakland Athletics pitched two hitless innings in a rehabilitation assignment. The JetHawks (67-38, 27-8 in the second half) were held to three hits by Olivares, Jon Adkins (1-0) and Bryan Mazur.
July 26, 2000
Right fielder Terrmel Sledge went four for five and drove in four runs in the JetHawks' 7-3 California League victory Tuesday night against the Mudville Nine of Stockton at Lancaster. Robert Gandolfo went three for four and scored two runs. Right-hander Chris Mears (8-5) allowed six hits and no earned runs in 6 2/3 innings. He struck out four and walked two.
July 15, 2000
Peanut Williams hit his fifth home run, and Jeff Heaverlo (9-4) struck out nine and scattered four hits in 7 1/3 innings to help Lancaster defeat the Mudville Nine, 5-1, Friday night for its 14th consecutive victory in front of 1,586 at Stockton. Williams' two-run homer was part of a four-run sixth inning for Lancaster (19-3). * Today: At Stockton, vs. Mudville, 7 p.m. Sunday: At San Jose, 5 p.m. Next home game: Wednesday, vs. San Bernardino, 7 p.m. On the radio: KUTY-AM 1470.