Michael Conforto - a Redmond H.S. and Oregon State University product - made his first appearance at Cheney Stadium on Thursday since the Class 3A state tournament in 2011. He hit the game winning two-run home run for Las Vegas against the Rainiers in the series opener.
Two-time Cy young award winner Tim Lincecum pitched against the Tacoma Rainiers at Cheney Stadium Thursday evening, his first rehab game for the Salt Lake City Bees. The former UW star underwent hip surgery last September and was acquired by the Los Angeles Angels two weeks ago.