Whitecaps Top River Bandits

GRAND RAPIDS – The Whitecaps continued their strong play at home on Monday with a 6-2 victory over the River Bandits.

Quad Cities got on the board first in the top of the first inning, but West Michigan quickly responded in the bottom half with a Zac Shepherd RBI single.

The Whitecaps then took the lead in the fifth inning, with Cole Bauml hitting a line drive to center field. Chad Sedio and Drew Longley scored to give them the 3-1 lead.

West Michigan hits the road on Wednesday to face Beloit at 8 p.m.