MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Butte native Rob Johnson went 1 for 2 with a double and two walks Sunday as the Memphis Redbirds jumped back into a tie for first place with a 6-0 win over the Iowa Cubs.
The Cubs and Redbirds sit atop the Pacific Coast League American Northern standings at 38-40.
Johnson is now batting .236 on the season. The Redbirds and Cubs play again Monday and Tuesday. Memphis plays host to the Albuquerque Isotopes in a four-game set starting Thursday.