Those in attendance at Cheney Stadium on Tuesday night witnessed its confines take the form of a ring, and its subjects — the Tacoma Rainiers and Oklahoma City Dodgers — trade blows like bona fide prize fighters.
Tacoma took down PCL American Northern Division-leading Oklahoma City 5-4 in 12 innings Monday on D.J. Peterson’s bases-loaded infield single, extending the Rainiers’ winning streak to a season-best seven games.
Signed in June, this is Jarrett Grube’s second stint with the Tacoma RainiersHe has a history with Rainiers pitching coach Lance PainterGrube pitched five innings, and got the victory in Tacoma’s 7-2 win over Colorado Springs
Reno’s Braden Shipley was in command for eight innings, limiting Tacoma to just a pair of runs in the Aces 6-3 victoryTacoma’s Zach Lee allowed five runs in four innings, and has given up 14 runs in his first 13 innings for Tacoma
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.
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