Highlight: Juan Perez had a tiebreaking infield single with the bases loaded and one out in the ninth inning as the Fresno Grizzlies beat the River Cats 3-2 on Thursday night at Raley Field.
Familiar name: Grizzlies reliever Brett Bochy is the son of Giants manager Bruce Bochy. Brett pitched two scoreless innings of relief Thursday.
Local Grizzlies: Today's starting pitcher for Fresno is Justin Fitzgerald, who played at UC Davis (2005-08). Sunday's starting pitcher is Mitch Lively (3-4), who played at Sacramento State (2004, 2006-07).
Today: River Cats RHP Travis Banwart (5-5, 5.07 ERA) vs. Justin Fitzgerald (0-2, 7.36), 7:05 p.m., Raley Field.
Mark McDermott, Special to The Bee