Six different Salt Lake pitchers stop Tacoma bats
Franklin Gutierrez goes 0 for 5 in rehab assignment
TACOMA — Six different Salt Lake City pitchers kept the Tacoma Rainiers in check with just four hits during the Bees' 3-0 victory Thursday in Pacific Coast League baseball.
The only offense for Tacoma (24-36) was a double by Guillermo Quiroz and singles by Luis Rodriguez, Carlos Peguero and Luis Antonio Jimenez.
Outfielder Franklin Gutierrez, on a rehab assignment from the Mariners, went 0 for 5 with three strikeouts. He's hitting .235 with the Rainiers.
Greg Smith was the most impressive of the six pitchers for Salt Lake (31-30). He gave up just three hits in five innings with seven strikeouts to improve to 2-3.
Alberto Rosario had two hits for Salt Lake, including a solo home run.
Brian Sweeney (1-1) took the loss for Tacoma. He gave up two runs on five hits in 5-1/3 innings.
From team reports.