Sacramento Tops Tacoma for Fourth Consecutive Win
WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Sacramento continued its torrid play at Raley Field with an 8-3 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers on Sunday afternoon. The River Cats have won nine of their last 10 games at home.
Center fielder Matt Carson collected three hits, including a double, and scored three runs.
Right fielder Michael Taylor had three RBIs, including a two-run single, and Sacramento collected 12 hits on the afternoon.
Fans enjoyed the game along with their dogs as part of Bark in the Ballpark festivities, which also featured dog trick performances by Skyy Dogs U.S.A.
River Cats starter John Halama (3-1, 5.72) allowed three runs and 10 hits over 6.0 innings, walking none and striking out four.
Sacramento has won four games in a row and 11 of 14 overall.
NEXT GAME'S STARTING PITCHERS:
Monday, 7:05 p.m. - Sacramento RHP Graham Godfrey (3-6, 5.06) vs. Tacoma RHP Michael Pineda (1-0, 0.00)
NEXT HOME GAME AND PROMOTIONS:
Monday, June 28, 7:05 p.m. - Seniors Eat Free presented by Del Webb (Every Monday, seniors 60-plus eat FREE with a free Silver Cats membership); Baseball Bingo Night
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