Highlight: Fernando Martinez and Jason Jaramillo each drove in two runs, and Brad Peacock pitched five solid innings to lead the Oklahoma City RedHawks past the River Cats 9-3 on Sunday afternoon at Raley Field.
Can't get to seventh: The River Cats are 23-0 when leading after seven innings and 24-0 when leading after eight innings.
League leaders: Entering Sunday, the River Cats' Sonny Gray ranked fifth in the Pacific Coast League with a 2.47 ERA, Dan Otero was third with 10 saves, and Andrew Werner was tied for fourth with 52 innings pitched. Offensively, Michael Choice was tied for fourth with eight home runs, and Shane Peterson was tied for the lead in walks with 31.
Award winners: Before the game, the River Cats named their high school Athletes of the Year. Davis High swimmer Tara Halsted won the "V" Award, and Antelope three-sports star Tyler Winston received the Art Savage Award.
Today: River Cats RHP Travis Banwart (2-1, 5.56 ERA) vs. New Orleans LHP Duane Below (2-2, 3.38), 7:05 p.m., Raley Field.
Mark McDermott, Special to The Bee