Beloit Snappers' rally falls just short
Beloit got within a run in the ninth but left the tying run at third.
Miguel Sano hit his league-leading 10th home run of the season for Beloit in the eighth to make it 4-2.
Matthew Tomshaw (1-1) suffered the loss.
Beloit begins a three-game series at Peoria tonight.
KANE COUNTY 4, BELOIT 3
Kane County 012 100 000—4 8 1
Beloit 000 000 021—3 8 1
Carl, Dooley (8) and Shin; Tomshaw, Hurlbut (6), O’Rourke (9) and Rodriguez.
Leading hitters—Trapp (KC) 3x4, Lin (B) 2x4, Pettersen (B) 2x5. 2B—Shin (KC). 3B—Ferguson (KC). HR—Calixte (KC), Davis (KC), Sano (B).
SO—Carl (KC) 10, Dooley (KC) 2, Tomshaw (B) 3, Hurlbut (B) 1, O’Rourke (B) 1. BB—Carl 2.