Game highlights: Tacoma exploded for six runs in the seventh inning as the Rainiers downed the River Cats 7-4 Wednesday night.
Hits galore: The River Cats had 16 hits, four by Shane Peterson, three by Stephen Vogt and two each from Michael Taylor, Grant Green and Jemile Weeks.
Unfamiliar territory: Weeks played shortstop for the River Cats, marking the first time in his six-year professional career. He handled four chances flawlessly.
Transaction: The A's recalled shortstop Andy Parino and optioned Dan Straily to the River Cats.
Today: River Cats RHP Dan Straily (0-0, 0.00) vs. Tacoma Rainiers RHP Jeremy Bonderman (0-0, 5.40), 7:05 p.m., Raley Field.
Mark McDermott, Special to The Bee