Carlos Peguero's grand slam leads Tacoma to 6-5 victory over Salt Lake; Eugene routs Everett 9-1 | Minor leagues
Carlos Peguero hit a grand slam, his fifth straight game with a homer, to help Tacoma to a 6-5 victory over Salt Lake in a Pacific Coast...
SALT LAKE CITY — Carlos Peguero hit a grand slam, his fifth straight game with a homer, to help Tacoma to a 6-5 victory over Salt Lake in a Pacific Coast League game Wednesday night.
Peguero's third-inning slam gave the Rainiers a 5-0 lead, and Mike Wilson's RBI ground out in the fifth made it 6-0.
Tacoma's Brian Sweeney (4-2) allowed four runs on five hits. Sweeney took a no-hitter into the fifth inning before Matt Long homered to right with one out.
Eugene 9, Everett 1
Justin Hancock allowed one hit in five innings to help the Emeralds in a Northwest League victory over the AquaSox.
Marcus Littlewood's seventh-inning single drove in Everett's run.