Rainiers Trying to Bounce Back on Saturday in Reno

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By Tacoma Rainiers | May 18, 2019 4:53 PM

Right-hander Tyler Cloyd and the Tacoma Rainiers (20-22) are in Reno to take on the Aces (15-26) on Saturday. First pitch is at 6:35 PM PDT as Tacoma looks to take a 2-1 series advantage in the five-game tilt.


Tacoma is celebrating its 25th season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners and its 60th season in the Pacific Coast League.


Last Game

The Rainiers were defeated by Reno on Friday, 7-6, on a walk-off sacrifice fly. Tacoma built a 6-1 lead after two innings before the Aces scored the final six tallies. Tim Lopes went 3-for-4 with three doubles and an RBI to extend his hitting streak to 11 games. 

Rainiers Leaders

BATTING AVERAGE: Connor Kopach, .381
ON-BASE PCT: Billy Cooke, .450
SLUGGING PCT: Austin Nola, .583
HOME RUNS: Braden Bishop, 6
RBI: Nola, 26
SB: Ian Miller, 7
WINS: Tommy Milone, 4
ERA: Erik Swanson, 0.00
STRIKEOUTS: Milone, 43

Next Up

SUN: @ Reno, 1:05 PM PDT
MON: @ Reno, 11:05 AM PDT
TUE: vs. Fresno, 6:05 PM PDT | Get Tickets
WED: vs. Fresno, 11:35 AM PDT | NW Brew Wednesday
THU: vs. Fresno, 7:05 PM PDT | Thirsty Thursday | Copa de la Diversión

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.

We R Tacoma

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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