LAS VEGAS (JUNE 16)- Las Vegas rallied with four runs in the seventh inning, as the 51s downed the Salt Lake Bees 10-6 on Tuesday night. The Bees led 6-5 when T.J. Rivera led off the seventh with a double off of Salt Lake reliever Vinnie Pestano and scored the tying run on a single by Wilfredo Tovar. Pestano (0-3) hit Matt Reynolds and a wild pitch moved the runners to second and third with both scoring on a single by Johnny Monell. The 51s closed out the inning with a two out RBI double by Kirk Nieuwenhuis off of Frank Herrmann.
Salt Lake had taken a 6-3 lead with four runs in the fourth inning on an RBI double by Alfredo Marte, a run scoring single by Kaleb Cowart, an RBI triple by Gary Brown and a run scoring ground out by Alex Yarbrough. Las Vegas got two of those runs back in the bottom of the fourth on a two run homer by Travis Taijeron. Marte, Cowart, Roger Kieschnick and Gary Brown each had two hits for the Bees with Marte adding two runs batted in.