The Tacoma Rainiers (52-65) will visit the New Orleans Baby Cakes (62-53), Triple-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins, for the start of a four-game series on Saturday. First pitch is at 4:00 p.m. PDT as Anthony Misiewicz (6-6, 6.24) makes the start, who is coming off his strongest perfomance of the season.
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Tacoma is celebrating its 25th season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners and its 60th season in the Pacific Coast League.
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The Rainiers were defeated by Dodgers on Friday, 9-2, dropping the three-game series in Oklahoma City. Joe Odom launched his first Triple-A home run, that put Tacoma on the board in the top of the fifth. Two innings later, outfielder Jaycob Brugman doubled home John Andreoli, which would turn out to the Rainiers final run of the night. Right-hander Darren McCaughan made his fifth start for Tacoma and was charged with his fifth loss we he let up eight runs on three hits across the first 2 2/3 frames.
BATTING AVERAGE: Joseph Odom, .333
ON-BASE PCT: Odom, .500
SLUGGING PCT: Odom, 1.333
HOME RUNS: Jaycob Brugman, 15
RBI: Ian Miller, 54
SB: Miller, 29
WINS: Anthony Misiewicz, 6
ERA: Aaron Northcraft, 1.93
STRIKEOUTS: Ryan Garton, 66
SUN: @ New Orleans, 11:00 PM PDT
MON: @ New Orleans, 4:30 PM PDT
TUE: @ New Orleans, 4:30 PM PDT
THU: vs. Fresno, 7:05 PM PDT | Copa de la Diversión | Thirsty Thursday
FRI: vs. Fresno, 7:05 PM PDT | Fast Track Friday | Fireworks Friday
About Cheney Stadium
Since 1960, Cheney Stadium has stood proudly as an anchoring crown jewel in the heart of Central Tacoma. In 2010, the stadium fondly regarded as "R House" underwent a massive transformation to compete as a state-of-the-art entertainment venue in the modern era of professional sports. Once merely the grounds for the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers baseball team, Cheney Stadium is now also home to a pair of professional soccer clubs: Reign FC of the National Women's Soccer League and Tacoma Defiance, the highest-level USL squad for Seattle Sounders FC.
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The Tacoma Rainiers are the Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Season and single-match tickets for the 2019 season at Cheney Stadium, including hospitality and group ticket options, are now available at tacomarainiers.com/tickets or by contacting the We R Tacoma front office at (253) 752-7707. We R Tacoma is the overseeing body of the Tacoma Rainiers, Reign FC of the NWSL and Tacoma Defiance, USL Championship affiliate of Seattle Sounders FC.
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