The 51s used eight pitchers over nine innings to defeat the Salt Lake Bees 5-4 Saturday night at Cashman. Matthew Bowman got the start, followed by Gorski, Vic Black who went 2.0 innings and received the win, Satterwhite, Bradford, Huchingson, Thornton, and Church who held on for the save.
Las Vegas is 53-38, 5 games behind the OKC Dodgers for the best record in the PCL, while holding a commanding an 8 game lead over El Paso who sits a game under .500 in 2nd place.
Matt Reynolds and Travis Taijeron will both participate in the Triple A All-Star Game in Omaha, while the rest of the squad will rest and spend time with family and friends before returning to to action in Albuquerque on Thursday the 16th.
Vegas plays 12 of their next 16 on the road with the lone homestand Monday July 20th through Thursday the 23rd. Once August begins, the mini Mets will play 20 of their final 36 games at home including the last 8 to wrap the regular season.