Tacoma Rainiers edge Sacramento, 6-4 | Minor leagues
Luis Rodriguez's two-run single in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Tacoma Rainiers to a 6-4 victory over the Sacramento River Cats...
Luis Rodriguez's two-run single in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Tacoma Rainiers to a 6-4 victory over the Sacramento River Cats in Pacific Coast League action Thursday night.
The win in the opener of a four-game road series extended Tacoma's win streak to three games.
The Rainiers (27-40) had jumped out to a 3-0 lead on Mike Wilson's three-run homer in the second inning, and led 4-1 after Trayvon Robinson drove in a fourth-inning run on a two-double.
The River Cats rallied and went ahead in bottom of the eighth on an RBI ground out from Grant Green.
Alex Liddi was 0 for 4 in his first game after being sent down from the Mariners.
Former major-leaguer Manny Ramirez was 1 for 3 with an RBI, two walks and two strikeouts for Sacramento.
From league reports.