Romero’s homers help Tacoma edge Sacramento, 10-9
Stefen Romero’s three-run homer capped a five-run eighth-inning rally as the Tacoma Rainiers edged Sacramento 10-9 Sunday.
Romero also hit a two-run homer. Tacoma’s Xavier Avery (5 for 5), Ty Kelly and Leury Bonilla also homered.
Sacramento’s Michael Taylor and Derek Norris each hit two-run homers. Ryan Ortiz and Jake Goebbert also hits homers.
At Everett 3, Spokane 2
Pinch-hitter Chantz Mack hit a two-run homer in Everett’s three-run eighth inning.
Phillips Castillo scored Everett’s first run on a ground out by Lonnie Kauppila.
The comeback spoiled Spokane’s Eric Brooks’ strong effort. He struck out 11 in six scoreless innings.