SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Tyler Alamo hit a two-run home run, and Carson Sands allowed just three hits over seven innings as the South Bend Cubs beat the Lake County Captains 3-0 on Tuesday.

Sands (6-1) struck out four and walked one to get the win.

South Bend scored its runs when Alamo hit a two-run home run in the second inning and Adonis Paula hit a solo home run in the eighth.

Shao-Ching Chiang (4-6) went seven innings, allowing two runs and three hits to take the tough loss in the Midwest League game. He also struck out five and walked one. Scott Effross pitched two scoreless innings for his second save of the season.

Angel Miguel doubled twice, also stealing a base for the Captains. Lake County was held off the scoreboard for the third time this season, while the South Bend staff recorded its seventh shutout of the year.

South Bend improved to 7-3 against Lake County this season.

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