Redbirds return home, lose to Iowa

Redbirds return home, lose to Iowa
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The Memphis Redbirds are finally back home after that 13 game road trip. The Birds hosted Iowa at AutoZone Park on Tuesday.

Anthony Shew, on the bump for Memphis, pitched a gem, fanning 8 in 6 shutout innings.

In the bottom of the 3rd, Adolis Garcia comes through with the bat and the bases loaded, launching the ball 348 feet for a grand slam.

Redbirds win the gighlights, but Iowa wins the game, final score 6-5.

Same Teams Wednesday with a matinee day at the Zone. First pitch is 11 a.m.

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