Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
SALT LAKE CITY — Roberto Lopez hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth to lead the Salt Lake Bees to a 7-6 victory over the Sacramento River Cats on Saturday night.
Sacramento went ahead 6-5 in the top of the eighth when Daric Barton ripped a two-run single to center field. Trent Oeltjen started Salt Lake's rally in the bottom of the inning with a one-out double.
Reliever Daniel Stange was the winning pitcher after throwing for 1 1/3 innings for the Bees. He improved his record to 4-0.
Efren Navarro hit a two-run single for Salt Lake in the bottom of the fifth to put the Bees ahead 4-3.
Oeltjen had three hits with two of them being doubles against Sacramento. Andrew Romine and Kole Calhoun each had two hits.
The two teams conclude their series tonight.
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