Probable starters: Isotopes RHP Jeff Bennett (4-4, 4.48) vs. Grizzlies RHP Jason Berken (7-6, 4.32).
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Monday: Carlos Triunfel’s RBI double to deep center field drove home the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Isotopes defeated visiting Fresno 5-4. Albuquerque extended its winning streak to four games in front of 8,122 fans.
‘Topes starter Zach Lee allowed four runs in six innings and left with the game tied. Lee helped his team’s cause with a two-run single in the second, but allowed back-to-back homers by Juan Perez and Mark Minicozzi In the third.
Fresno loaded the bases with no outs against Isotopes closer Jose Dominguez in the ninth. But the right-hander induced a force out at the plate, struck out Nick Noonan, and got Perez to pop up for the final out.
Tim Federowicz went 2 for 3 with a solo home run for the Isotopes.
Transactions: Catcher Johnny Monell rejoined the Isotopes on Monday and right-handed pitcher Steve Smith was sent to Double-A Chattanooga.