Beloit opened the scoring when Chris Iriart launched his league leading fifth home run of the season in the second, but the Whitecaps quickly answered with a trio of runs in the third and fourth innings.
RBI singles by Will Allen and Will Maddox gave the ‘Caps the lead in the third, followed with the three-run fourth highlighted by Rashad Brown’s two-run single. The Snappers scored a pair of runs in the fifth, but the Whitecaps held the Snappers scoreless over the final four innings to pick up the victory.
Whitecaps reliever Jon Maciel (2-1) tossed 3.2 scoreless innings to earn his second victory of the season. Jake Shull tossed a perfect ninth to earn his third save. The Whitecaps improve back to an even 12-12, while the Snappers fall to 14-12. Maddox led the ‘Caps offense, going 3-for-4 with a run batted in.