Highlight: Josh Vitters and Mike Olt hit solo homers to lift the host Iowa Cubs over the River Cats 2-1 Monday night at Principal Park.
Leon loses tough one: River Cats starter Arnold Leon gave up all five of Iowa's hits in seven innings.
Missed chances: The River Cats, who also finished with five hits, went 1 for 8 with runners in scoring position. Their run came in the fourth, when Jemile Weeks singled, stole second and scored on Shane Peterson's double.
Still a hot month: The loss was only the second this month for Sacramento, which has nine August wins.
Today: River Cats LHP Tommy Milone (0-0, 3.60 ERA) vs. Iowa RHP Kyle Hendricks (1-0, 0.00), 5:05 p.m., Principal Park, Des Moines, Iowa.