REDHAWKS STEAL SIX BASES
The RedHawks stole six bases in Monday's win and have swiped 14 bases the past three games. In addition to Crowe's three steals, Jonathan Villar had two and Elmore one.
SHORT HOPS ...
The RedHawks rapped out four triples. Jimmy Paredes and Marc Krauss collected back-to-back triples in the fourth. Elmore and Villar also had triples. ... Villar, who started the season 2-of-34, collected three more hits to raise his average to .290. Villar is hitting .424 the past 14 games. ... For the second time on the eight-game homestand veteran Joe West, on a rehabilitation assignment, was the home plate umpire.
The second game of a four-game series Tuesday night at 7:05 will match Cosart (2-0, 2.86) against Nashville right-hander Johnny Hellweg (1-2, 4.00).
BY MIKE BALDWIN