The San Diego Padres affiliates went 3-2 on Sunday, as the ACL and DSL Padres had the day off. El Paso resumed their game against OKC from Saturday and played another seven-inning game after.
Here is a recap of the day’s events.
El Paso Chihuahuas (Won 18-5 Suspended game from 7/2 vs. Oklahoma City) (43-34 on the season)
CF Taylor Kohlwey: 3-for-6, 2B, R, 3 RBI
DH Robinson Cano: 4-for-5, 2 HR, 4 R, 6 RBI
2B C.J. Hinojosa: 4-for-5, 2 2B, 2 R, 4 RBI, K
RP Aaron Leasher: 3.1 IP, R, 3 H, 2 BB, 4 K’s
El Paso picked up their game in the bottom of the fifth against Oklahoma City on Sunday after the game was suspended late on Saturday and scored 18 runs against the Dodgers. With the score tied at four going into the bottom of the fifth, El Paso picked things up offensively (to say the least) and scored 14 runs in the last four innings. Robinson Cano pounded two home runs for the Chihuahuas, and the offense totaled 19 hits, including three home runs and four doubles.
— El Paso Chihuahuas (@epchihuahuas) July 3, 2022
El Paso Chihuahuas (Won 12-2 vs. Oklahoma City F/7) (44-34 on the season)
RF Esteury Ruiz: 1-for-2, 2B, 2 R, 2 BB, SB
SS Eguy Rosario: 3-for-3, 2 HR, 3 R, 5 RBI, BB
1B Kyle Martin: 1-for-4, HR, 2 K’s
RP Reiss Knehr: 1.0 IP, 0 R, BB, K
The Chihuahuas picked right back up from their offensive explosion in the resumption of their suspended game from Saturday, scoring 12 runs in seven innings on Sunday afternoon. El Paso scored 18 runs in the makeup game and followed it right back up with a 12-2 victory over Oklahoma City later Sunday. The Chihuahuas got home runs from Eguy Rosario and Kyle Martin and rode great pitching to a second blowout victory of the day over the Dodgers.
— El Paso Chihuahuas (@epchihuahuas) July 4, 2022
San Antonio Missions (Lost 5-2 to Midland) (40-33 on the season)
2B Ripken Reyes: 2-for-3, R
SS Domingo Leyba: 1-for-4, 2 RBI, K
SP Henry Henry: 3.0 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 3 K’s
RP Fred Schlichtholz: 2 IP, R, BB, 3 K’s
The Missions’ offense failed to show up on Sunday afternoon, scoring only a pair of runs in the eighth inning and nothing else throughout the ballgame. At the time that San Antonio scored, Midland was already up 4-0. The Missions’ runs came on a two-run single by Domingo Leyba, but they could not catch up to the RockHounds and ended up falling 5-2.
Fort Wayne TinCaps (Lost 13-4 to West Michigan) (29-46 on the season)
CF Max Ferguson: 2-for-4, HR, 2B, 2 R, RBI, BB, K
DH Robert Hassell III: 0-for-3, 2 BB
3B Lucas Dunn: 1-for-3, RBI, 2 BB
RP Sam Keating: 2.0 IP, 0 R, H, K
The TinCaps got off to an early lead thanks to a Lucas Dunn RBI single in the first inning but never held the lead again. West Michigan scored a pair of runs in the bottom half of the first inning to take a 2-1 lead and, from there, poured on the runs against Fort Wayne. The Whitecaps went on to score four times in the bottom of the second and six times in the bottom of the third to lead 12-1 after three innings. Fort Wayne struggled, failed to come close to catching up with West Michigan, and went on to lose by nine runs, 13-4.
Lake Elsinore Storm (Lost 6-0 to Inland Empire) (46-29 on the season)
DH James Wood: 0-for-4, K
3B Marcos Castanon: 1-for-3, 2B, BB, K
RF Kervin Pichardo: 1-for-3
RP Danny Denz: 2.0 IP, R, 3 H, 2 BB, 2 K’s
Lake Elsinore failed to score on a quiet Sunday night, losing to Inland Empire 6-0. The Storm were held to just five hits while striking out 11 times against 66ers pitching. The Storm gave up runs in five straight innings and, without any offense, were doomed from the third inning when they allowed a pair of runs.
DSL Padres (Off Day) (13-9 on the season)
ACL Padres (Off Day) (9-11 on the season)
El Paso: TBD
San Antonio: Nolan Watson (1-3, 6.52 ERA)
Fort Wayne: TBD
Lake Elsinore: TBD
DSL Padres: TBD
ACL Padres: TBD