Down on the Farm: August 15 (Urias & Mejia Stay Hot at Plate, Potts’ Second Missions Homer)

August 16, 2018

The minor league teams for the San Diego Padres were 5-2 on Wednesday. Here is a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (69-52) Won 7-1 Thanks to a strong performance by the middle of the El Paso lineup, the Chihuahuas took the series against the Salt Lake City Bees. Each batter from the number 2-7 spot in the lineup picked up at least one RBI, including both Luis…

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Down on the Farm: August 14 (Gore and Weathers Both Pitch)

August 15, 2018

San Diego Padres Affiliates were 6-2 on Tuesday night. Only the High-A Lake Elsinore Storm and Arizona Rookie League Padres 2 couldn’t pull out victories. Here’s a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (68-52) Won 6-3 Dillon Overton made the start for El Paso, pitching a solid game, throwing six innings while allowing three earned runs and striking out two hitters. Carter Capps made his first appearance since…

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MacKenzie Gore and TinCaps’ Bats Combine for 5-1 Win

August 14, 2018

Fort Wayne, Indiana Jack Suwinski homered for the second game in a row, and MacKenzie Gore had a solid start in the TinCaps’ 5-1 victory over the West Michigan Whitecaps. Gore pitched six innings, giving up one run and six hits. It was a bit of a slow start for the prospect, as he faced at least four batters in each of the first three innings. The Whitecaps only run…

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Down on the Farm: August 13 (Mejia Homers, Thompson Returns from D.L.)

August 13, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 1-3. San Antonio, Lake Elsinore, and both of the AZL Padres squads were off today. Here is a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (67-52) Lost 4-3 Despite having a lead going into the bottom of the ninth inning, T.J. Weir couldn’t get the save and allowed the winning run to cross on an RBI single by Alberto…

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TinCaps Shine Early; Hang on for 3-2 Victory

August 13, 2018

Fort Wayne, Indiana Starter Mason Thompson excelled in his return from the disabled list, and the TinCaps’ offense produced a 3-0 lead after three innings. In the later innings, the bullpen and defense diffused enough threats to take a 3-2 victory. In his first appearance since July 18, Thompson looked sharp from the start, as he struck out two in the first inning, including a three-pitch K to the first…

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Down on the Farm: August 12 (Myers Plays Third Base, Patino Continues Dominance)

August 12, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates went 3-3 on August 12. The DSL Padres had the day off, and the San Antonio Missions’ game was postponed. Here is a recap of the day’s events: El Paso (67-51) won 4-1 Cal Quantrill stuck out six hitters over six innings in the Chihuahuas’ 4-1 win over the Sacramento River Cats. He scattered six hits over those six innings and allowed just one run. Forresst…

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Down on the Farm: August 11 (Allen with Strong Debut for El Paso, Leasher Impresses in First High-A Start)

August 11, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 3-5. Here is a recap of the day’s games: El Paso Chihuahuas (66-51) Won 2-1 Logan Allen was impressive in his Triple-A debut and the Chihuahuas bullpen held strong to get the win. Allen pitched six shutout innings, striking out six batters and making his case for a September call-up to join Brett Kennedy and Jake Nix in the Majors….

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Down on the Farm: August 10 (Baez With First Double-A Start)

August 11, 2018

Credit: EVT News San Diego Padres affiliates were 2-6 on Friday. Here’s a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (65-51) Lost 1-0 Kyle Lloyd threw four shutout innings to start the game for El Paso, and the bullpen only allowed one earned run, but the team still couldn’t pull out the win on Friday night. The offense only managed to get four hits in total, and walked just…

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Down on the Farm: August 9 (France Homers in El Paso Debut, Osvaldo Throws Six Shutout Innings)

August 9, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 1-7 on Thursday. Here is a quick recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (65-50) Lost 2-1 A low-scoring affair resulted in the snapping of a seven-game winning streak for the El Paso Chihuahuas. Dillon Overton continued to pitch well and is making his case for a September call-up, pitching six innings of one-run ball while striking out two…

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Down on the Farm: August 8 (Scholtens & Margevicius Pitch Well, Storm Win Big)

August 8, 2018

Credit: EVT News San Diego Padres Affiliates were 3-1 on Wednesday. The DSL Padres were the only team to lose on the day. Here’s a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (65-49) The Chihuahuas had Wednesday off, but resume play on Thursday in Sacramento against the River Cats. Dillon Overton will be starting the game. San Antonio Missions (65-50) Won 4-1 Jesse Scholtens was fantastic on Wednesday night…

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Down on the Farm Report: August 7 (Naylor, Cordoba, and Ona All With Good Nights at the Plate)

August 7, 2018

Credit: EVT News San Diego Padres Affiliates were 3-4 on Tuesday. Here’s a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (65-49) Won 7-6 Jerry Keel had an okay start for El Paso, allowing six hits and three earned runs while walking none, striking out four hitters. The bullpen gave up another three runs, all given up by Kazuhisa Makita. Catcher Raffy Lopez played well, with two hits, a walk,…

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Down on the Farm: August 6: (Quantrill wins Triple-A Debut, Urias Homers)

August 7, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 3-2. Here is a recap of the day’s action: El Paso Chihuahuas (63-49) Win 10-3 Cal Quantrill had a strong Triple-A debut, while a five-run first inning propelled the Chihuahuas to a sixth straight victory and their ninth in the past ten games. Quantrill rebounded from many poor starts in Double-A San Antonio to pitch six innings of two-run ball while…

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