The West Michigan Whitecaps defeated the Great Lakes Loons in a pitchers' battle Thursday night 3-1 in 12 innings.
Pitching dominated the game, lead by Lee, who pitched six innings and gave up only one run.
Whitecaps pitcher Antonio Cruz, held the Loons to one run through eight innings.
The Loons only run came in the third inning on a Steve Domecus triple which scored Blake Dean .
Loons reliever Raul Burgos issued two walks in the 12th inning and allowed three hits, which gave West Michigan the lead.
On Friday, the Loons and Whitecaps meet in the rubber match, with a 7:05 pm scheduled start at Dow Diamond.