STOCKTON (AP) — Jake Bray struck out nine hitters over five innings, leading the Stockton Ports over the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes in a 2-1 win on Thursday.
Bray allowed one run and two hits.
Rancho Cucamonga started the scoring in the second inning when Jeren Kendall hit a solo home run.
After tying the game in the second, the Ports took the lead for good in the sixth inning when Luis Barrera singled to bring home Jonah Heim.
Will Gilbert (3-0) got the win with two innings of scoreless, two-hit relief while Isaac Anderson (0-4) took the loss in the California League game. Miguel Romero pitched two scoreless innings for his eighth save of the season.
For the Quakes, Kendall homered and singled.
Stockton improved to 7-2 against Rancho Cucamonga this season.