MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Jermaine Curtis singled in Jamie Romak in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Memphis Redbirds beat the Iowa Cubs 1-0 in a Pacific Coast League game Sunday.
Butte native Rob Johnson entered the game as a defensive substitute in the fourth inning. The catcher went 0 for 2 with a walk. His batting average is .205.
The Redbirds, the Triple A team for the St. Louis Cardinals, improved to 10-6 and sit atop the American North Division.
The Cubs and Redbirds play Game 3 of the four-game series on Monday.