After a rare Arizona rainstorm postponed yesterday's game, the Tacoma Rainiers came back and swept a doubleheader from the Tucson Padres.
Carlos Pegeuro continues to hit for the Rainiers since being sent down. He had three hits, including a triple and a double while driving in two runs in the first game. In the second game, he had three-run double. Peguero is batting .444 (8x18) with 5 runs scored, 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run and 9 RBI in 4 games since returning to the Rainiers.
Double A Jackson lost to Montgomery 11-9 in extra innings as Erasmo Ramirez gave up seven runs on eight hits to put the Generals in a early hole. Offensively, Scott Savastano had four hits - three doubles - to lead the Generals. Carlos Triunfel and Vinnie Catricala had two hits each.
Catricala has recorded 9 multi-hit games, since in 20 games since being promoted to Jackson. He is currently batting .333 (27x81) with 14 runs scored, 12 extra-base hits and 21 RBI.
Class A High Desert was rocked 14-2 by Lancaster. Starter Chris Sorce gave up 10 hits and eight earned runs in just 3 2/3 innings pitched. Shortstop Gabe Noriega hit a homer for the Mavs in the loss.
Class A Clinton got some rare offense - including four home runs - but couldn't come up with a win, losing 8-6 to South Bend. Kevin Rivers hit a pair of homers for the LumberKings.