Rainiers outfielder Nori Aoki reacts with alarm as he watches his bat fly into the crowd along the first base line in the third inning Thursday at Cheney Stadium. No one was injured, and the bat was returned. Aoki was recently sent down to Triple-A Tacoma from the Mariners to sharpen his approach at the plate.Las Vegas defeated the Rainiers, 7-3, behind homers from Redmond High School graduate Michael Conforto, Kevin Plawecki and Johnny Monell. Story on 6B
Rainiers outfielder Nori Aoki reacts with alarm as he watches his bat fly into the crowd along the first base line in the third inning Thursday at Cheney Stadium. No one was injured, and the bat was returned. Aoki was recently sent down to Triple-A Tacoma from the Mariners to sharpen his approach at the plate.Las Vegas defeated the Rainiers, 7-3, behind homers from Redmond High School graduate Michael Conforto, Kevin Plawecki and Johnny Monell. Story on 6B Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
Rainiers outfielder Nori Aoki reacts with alarm as he watches his bat fly into the crowd along the first base line in the third inning Thursday at Cheney Stadium. No one was injured, and the bat was returned. Aoki was recently sent down to Triple-A Tacoma from the Mariners to sharpen his approach at the plate.Las Vegas defeated the Rainiers, 7-3, behind homers from Redmond High School graduate Michael Conforto, Kevin Plawecki and Johnny Monell. Story on 6B Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com

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