Also finishing with three hits and three RBIs each on the night for West Michigan were Eric De La Rosa and Daniel Cabrera.
Andre Lipcius also had a strong night for the Whitecaps, finishing with two hits and two RBIs of his own.
Lake County jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the second inning before West Michigan responded with three runs in the bottom half of the inning, making the score 3-2.
After the Whitecaps added a run in the third inning, Lake County responded with three runs in the fifth inning to make the score 5-4 in favor of the Captains.
In the sixth inning, the Whitecaps scratched across three runs to once again take the lead.
With a 7-5 lead in the seventh inning, the Whitecaps scored seven runs to extend the lead to 14-5 before adding three additional insurance runs in the eighth inning to make the final 17-5.
With the victory, the Whitecaps improve to 13-9 overall on the season and have a half game lead for first place in the High A Central East Divison.
The Whitecaps will wrap their home series against Lake County by going for a six-game sweep with first pitch scheduled for 2 p.m.