The San Diego Padres minor league affiliates went 1-2 on Monday.
Here is a recap of the day’s events.
El Paso Chihuahuas (Off Day) (28-35 on the season)
The Chihuahuas will take on Round Rock on Tuesday.
San Antonio Missions (Off Day) (31-26 on the season)
The Missions will play the Amarillo Sod Poodles on Tuesday.
Fort Wayne TinCaps (Off Day) (27-30 on the season)
The TinCaps will begin a series with the Dayton Dragons on Tuesday.
Lake Elsinore Storm (Off Day) (27-27 on the season)
The Storm will start a series with the Stockton Ports on Tuesday.
DSL Padres Gold 13, DSL Padres Brown 6
Santiago Contreras: (1-for-2), HR, RBI, 2 R, 2 BB, K
Eric Valdez: (1-for-2), HR, 2 RBI, R, BB, SB, K
Ismel Diaz: (2-for-3), 2B, 2 RBI, R, BB, K
Hugo Sanchez: (1-for-4), HR, 2 RBI, R
The Padres’ two DSL teams faced off on Monday, with the DSL Padres Gold coming out on top. Angel Lopez surrendered five runs in the first inning, kicking off a game that featured plenty of offense. Santiago Contreras, Eric Valdez, and Hugo Sanchez all homered in the game. Miguel Valdez earned the win, as he allowed just one hit in two solid innings of relief. It wasn’t a particularly clean game, as the two sides combined for six errors. However, it was still a strong offensive performance from the DSL Padres Gold, as all nine starters picked up a hit in the win.
ACL Padres (Lost 13-9 to ACL Rangers) (3-3 on the season)
Alain Camou: (3-for-6), 2B, 3 RBI, SB, 2 K
Romeo Sanabria: (2-for-4), 2B, 3 RBI, R, 2 BB
Daniel Montesino: (2-for-5), 2B, 2 R
Estuar Suero: (2-for-5), 2 R, BB, 2 K
The ACL Rangers won a slugfest on Monday night, as the Padres fell behind 9-3 in the first few frames. While the Padres’ pitchers all struggled, four separate players all recorded multiple hits in the game. Alain Camou, Romeo Sanabria, Daniel Montesino, and Estuar Suero put up multiple hits, with Alain Camou putting up three. The Padres did manage to get back into the game, and when they walked four times in the ninth, that brought Juan Murillo up, representing the tying run. However, he grounded out, ending the threat.
El Paso: TBD
San Antonio: TBD
Fort Wayne: TBD
Lake Elsinore: TBD
DSL Padres Brown: TBD
DSL Padres Gold: TBD
ACL Padres: TBD
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