Bees 12, River Cats 5

Top performance: Bees shortstop Gary Patchett went 2-for-4, including a three-run home run.

Record: 46-29

Up next: today vs. Sacramento, 2 p.m.

Current series: Bees lead, 1-0

Next homestand: July 4-14 vs. Tucson, Tacoma and Sacramento