Highlight: Daric Barton tied the score with a leadoff home run, and Collin Cowgill singled home the go-ahead run with two outs as the River Cats erupted for four runs in the eighth inning to defeat the Memphis Redbirds 5-2 Wednesday night at Raley Field.
A quick one: The game took 2 hours and 5 minutes, eclipsing the shortest game of the season by six minutes.
Irremovable force: The River Cats have been in first place in the Pacific South Division for the last 39 games.
Better on road: Of the nine teams with winning records in the PCL, the River Cats have the best road record (35-21). However, they have the second-worst home record (32-24).
Today: River Cats TBD vs. Memphis LHP John Gast (8-2, 4.63 ERA), 7:05 p.m., Raley Field.
Mark McDermott, Special to The Bee