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Landon drives in 2, Rancho Cucamonga holds on to beat Nuts
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MODESTO (AP) — Logan Landon hit a two-run single in the first inning, leading the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes to a 3-2 win over the Modesto Nuts on Friday.

The single by Landon scored Omar Estevez and Cody Thomas to give the Quakes a 2-0 lead.

After the teams traded runs, the Nuts cut into the deficit in the seventh inning when Luis Liberato hit a solo home run.

Rancho Cucamonga right-hander Isaac Anderson (6-5) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing two runs on five hits over seven innings.

 Opposing starter Austin Hutchison (1-2) took the loss in the California League game after allowing three runs and six hits over five innings. Nolan Long retired the side in order for his third save of the season.

For the Nuts, Liberato homered and doubled.