San Diego Padres affiliates went 1-4 on Wednesday. The ACL Padres were off for the day and the Double-A Missions game was suspended and will be played on Thursday.
Here is a recap of the day’s events.
El Paso Chihuahuas (Lost 13-5) (38-30 on the season)
Robinson Cano– (2-for-5) RBI, 2 K
Matthew Batten– (2-for-4) HR, 2B, 2 Runs, RBI, BB
Brent Rooker– (2-for-4) Run, BB
Kyle Martin– (2-for-3) 2B, 2 Runs, RBI, BB
Aaron Leasher– 2.2 IP, 4 H, 4 ER, 4 BB, 3 K (71 pitches- 38 strikes)
The Chihuahuas lost 13-5 on the road in Sacramento. Aaron Leasher started the game and went 2.2 innings, allowing four earned runs, Felix Minjarez and Reiss Knehr both got knocked around as well as El Paso fell behind 12-2 after five innings.
Matthew Batten homered and doubled in the game and now owns a .936 OPS on the season. Kyle Martin continues to impress as the former Mexican Leaguer went 2-for-3 and has a 1.194 OPS so far this season in the PCL. Luis Campusano went 1-for-4 in the loss.
San Antonio Missions (Game suspended in bottom 4th) (34-28 on the season)
Game will resume on Thursday.
Fort Wayne TinCaps (Lost 4-2) (26-39 on the season)
Corey Rosier– (1-for-4) HR, RBI, Run, SB, K
Kelvin Melean– (1-for-2) Run, BB
Olivier Basabe– (2-for-4) 2B, 2 K
Ryan Bergert– 4 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, BB, 6 K (82 pitches- 49 strikes)
Fort Wayne lost a close game as the bullpen coughed up three runs in the Loons’ final two at-bats. Seth Mayberry allowed two earned runs in 1.2 innings pitched. Sam Keating allowed a run in the ninth in his lone inning of work. Ryan Bergert started the game and went four innings, allowing one earned run in 82 pitches.
Olivier Basabe recorded two hits in the loss with a double. Corey Rosier, acquired from the Mariners this winter, slugged his fourth home run of the year to lead off the game. Robert Hassell III went 0-for-3 with three strikeouts in the loss.
Lake Elsinore Storm (Lost 24-9) (39-26 on the season)
Jared Alvarez-Lopez– (2-for-3) 2B, 2 Runs, RBI, 2 BB
Victor Duarte– (2-for-2) HR, 2B, RBI, Run
Justin Farmer– (1-for-2) HR, Run, RBI, 3 BB
Jairo Iriarte– 3 IP, 4 H, 5 ER, 3 BB, 4 K (66 pitches- 34 strikes)
The night after clinching a playoff appearance, the Storm were throttled by the Dodgers Single-A affiliate the Rancho Cucumonga Quakes. Jairo Iriarte gave up five earned in three innings to start the game and it got worse from there. Alexuan Vega allowed eight earned runs and Kervin Pichardo allowed four runs in the game. The pitching staff was roughed up the whole night as 19 of the 24 runs were earned.
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ACL Padres (5-7 on the season)
DSL Padres (Won 8-5) (10-5 on the season)
Oswaldo Linares– (1-for-1) HR, 2 Runs, RBI, 2 BB
Adrian Perez– (1-for-4) HR, Run, 2 RBIs
Jose Cordero– (2-for-3) RBI, Run, K
Nestor Chevalier– (2-for-2) RBI, Run, BB
Luis Gutierrez– 2.1 IP , 3 H, 2 K
The DSL team continued their winning ways by beating the DSL White Sox on Wednesday. The team was down 5-0 at one point in the second, but came storming back as two separate players hit homers Oswaldo Linares and Adrian Perez both homered and Jose order recorded two hits in the win. Estiven Giron went 1-for-2 with two walks and owns a 1.474 OPS so far this season.
Luis Gutierrez was the pitching hero as he went 2.1 innings without allowing a run. Jonney Rosario started the game and allowed five runs in two innings of work.
Thursday’s probable pitchers
El Paso- Pedro Avila (1-2 7.09 ERA)
San Antonio- TBD
Fort Wayne- Noel Vela (3-4 3.40 ERA)
Lake Elsinore- TBD
ACL Padres- TBD
DSL Padres- TBD