Hupe paces Jackfish past Red Sox

BRANTFORD – Welland outfielder Brandon Hupe finished a home run short of the cycle to lead the Jackfish to a 6-3 win Friday in Brantford.

Hupe also had an RBI as Welland moved to 2-2.

Tyler Dupuis drove in two runs on a pair of hits, while Dawson Tweet and Gianfranco Morello each had an RBI and a stolen base.

Jackfish righty Jake Harford (1-0) went six innings for the win. He allowed three runs (two earned) on three hits with two walks and five punchouts.

For Brantford (0-2), Nick Burdett homered and drove in three. Jordan Lewis doubled and stole a base.

Isaiah Ramos (0-1) took the loss after giving up four runs on three hits over three innings. He walked two and struck out two.