The Padres affiliates went 4-2 on Friday.
Here is a recap of the day’s action.
El Paso Chihuahuas (Won 4-1) (54-43 on the season)
Wil Myers: (2-for-4)
Eguy Rosario: (2-for-4), HR, 2 RBI
Brett Sullivan: (1-for-4), 2B, 2 RBI
Ryan Weathers: 6 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 3 BB, 4 K
Weathers put together perhaps his strongest start of the season in Tacoma. He cruised through five, allowing just one hit and zero runs. In the sixth, he allowed an unearned run but got out of it without further damage. Eguy Rosario fueled the offense for El Paso with a solo homer and an RBI single. The El Paso bullpen shut it down for three shutout innings. Ray Kerr got the save.
Ryan Weathers touched 96 a few times in the 1st inning according to the Rainiers’ scoreboard. His fastest pitch recorded with the Padres this season was 95.1. Picks off a leadoff walk and faces the minimum in the 1st. #EVT pic.twitter.com/fecgZN2TUG
— Nick Lee (@NickLee51) July 30, 2022
San Antonio Missions (Won 6-5 vs. Midland) (49-43 on the season)
Domingo Leyba: (3-for-4), RBI
Thomas Milone: (1-for-4), HR, 2 RBI
Jorge Ona: (1-for-2), 2B
Tirso Ornelas: (1-for-5), 2B, 2 RBI
Ben Krauth: 4 IP, 4 ER, 3 BB, 5 K
The Missions and RockHounds exchanged two-run second innings to get the scoring started. Milone hit a two-run shot for San Antonio, and Midland responded with two runs. Tirso Ornelas lined a double to score two runs in the top of the fifth, giving the Missions a 4-2 lead. They added another run to increase their lead to three. Midland was unable to mount the comeback against the Missions bullpen.
Fort Wayne TinCaps (Lost 4-2 to Peoria) (40-54 on the season)
Robert Hassell III: (1-for-4), BB, SB
Joshua Mears: (2-for-4), R
Max Ferguson: (1-for-4), 2B, R, BB
Ryan Bergert: 5 IP, 4 ER, 1 BB, 7 K
Peoria jumped out to a 1-0 lead as Bergert allowed some early traffic on the bases. They scored again in the bottom of the fourth thanks to a solo homer from Tyler Reichenborn. They scored twice more in the bottom of the sixth, increasing their lead to 4-0. The TinCaps scratched across a run in the eighth and ninth before falling.
Lake Elsinore Storm (Won 17-0) (55-39 on the season)
Albert Fabian: (2-for-3), HR, 2B, 5 RBI, 3 BB
James Wood: (2-for-3), 2B, 2 RBI, SB, BB
Carlos Luis: (3-for-4), 2 2B, 4 RBI
Garrett Hawkins: 4 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 9 K
Lake Elsinore played its best game of the season. Garrett Hawkins was lights out on the mound, and the bullpen carried the torch after he left. Meanwhile, the offense could not stop scoring runs. Albert Fabian drove in five. James Wood did it all, with a double, a walk, and a stolen base, driving in two.
DSL Padres (Won 16-8 vs. DSL White Sox) (26-15 on the season)
Oswaldo Linares: (2-for-4), 2 HR, 6 RBI, BB
Kashon Conliffe: (2-for-4), HR, RBI
Josmar Acevedo: 3 IP, 0 ER, 1 BB, 6 K
The game started with the DSL White Sox scoring three runs in the bottom of the first from a wild pitch and a throwing error. None of the runs were charged to the starter Acevedo. The DSL Padres did not trail for long. They answered back emphatically in the top of the third with a whopping 11 runs, spearheaded by back-to-back home runs by Linares and Conliffe. The DSL Padres never looked back, scoring another run in the fourth, three in the sixth, and once more in the seventh.
ACL Padres (Lost 3-0 to ACL Dodgers) (17-20 on the season)
Rosman Verdugo: (2-for-4)
Jackson Merrill: (1-for-3), BB
Fernando Sanchez: 5 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 2 K
It was a pitcher’s duel at Camelback Ranch. It was a 1-0 game until the bottom of the seventh. Sanchez controlled the game for the ACL Padres. However, the ACL Dodgers pitching staff baffled the ACL Padres lineup. The ACL Dodgers scratched across two runs late to increase the lead and get the win.
El Paso: TBD
San Antonio: Brandon Komar (–)
Fort Wayne: Noel Vela (6-6, 3.59 ERA)
Lake Elsinore: TBD
DSL Padres: TBD
ACL Padres: TBD