Down on the Farm: July 19 (Paddack Earns Win, Tatis Homers then Exits Game)

July 19, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 2-3 on Thursday. Here is a quick recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (52-46) Lost 16-1 There are blowouts, and then there is this. The Chihuahuas got smoked today to the tune of a fifteen-run defeat, as Jordan Lyles was hit hard in a rehab start, surrendering four runs in only two and two-thirds of an inning. Colin…

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Down on the Farm: July 18 (Logan Allen Earns 10th Win)

July 18, 2018

The San Diego Padres affiliates were 4-4 on Wednesday. Here is a recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas  (52-45) Lost 7-1 The Chihuahuas dropped a game in Albuquerque by the score of 7-1. Padres left-handed pitcher Joey Lucchesi made his first career start at the Triple-A level and he was rocked to the tune of seven earned runs in only 2.2 innings. The rest of the staff did…

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Down on the Farm: July 17 (Urias Homers, Dust Devils Win Big)

July 17, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates went 2-2 on Tuesday. Fort Wayne, Lake Elsinore and both Arizona League teams had the day off. Here is a recap of the day’s games. El Paso Chihuahuas (52-44) won 8-2 The Chihuahuas used the long ball to take down the Albuquerque Isotopes, winning 8-2. No. 3 prospect Luis Urias hit his seventh home run of the season, a two-run shot. It was part of a…

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Down on the Farm: July 15 (Gore K’s 10 for TinCaps)

July 15, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 3-4 on Sunday. Here is a quick recap of the day’s action. Padres in the Futures Game The Padres sent three players to the All-Star Futures game in our nation’s capital as Fernando Tatis Jr. Luis Urias and Buddy Reed. They last sent three players in 2016 when San Diego hosted the All-Star Game and its festivities, sending Carlos Asuaje,…

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Down on the Farm: July 12 (Ona Homers & AZL Padres 2 Split a Doubleheader)

July 13, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were 2-6. Here is a quick recap of today’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (50-41) Lost 8-2 After a short rain delay in the seventh inning, the Chihuahuas would absorb a loss in their first game back from the MLB All-Star break and snapped a five game winning streak. Starter Jerry Keel didn’t have his sharpest stuff, as he allowed five runs…

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Down On The Farm: July 11 (Buddy Reed Makes Double-A Debut)

July 12, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres went 5-3 on Wednesday. Here’s a recap of the day’s action El Paso Chihuahuas (50-40) OFF San Antonio Missions (52-36) Lost 3-4 to the Frisco Roughriders Fernando Tatis Jr. extends his hitting streak to 12 games with a 1-for-4 night, stroking a single. Over the hitting streak, he is hitting .416  with four home runs. However, he committed a throwing error,…

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Down on the Farm: July 6 (Storm Rally Late to Win Crazy Game)

July 6, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres were (3-5) on Friday. Here is a recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (48-40) Won 7 – 3 Jerry Keel battled in his Triple-A debut, as the big left-hander escaped allowing only three runs in the game even though 11 Salt Lake Bees reached base. The Chihuahuas were behind for most of the game until the seventh inning. After…

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Down on the Farm: July 3 (Naylor Goes Deep Twice, Storm Lose in Extras)

July 4, 2018

Josh Naylor hit two home runs to bring his season total to 12. San Antonio and Fort Wayne both picked up wins on July 3. Lake Elsinore lost on the road in extra innings to the Modesto Nuts. Here is the July 3 edition of the East Village Times daily farm recap. Albuquerque Isotopes 11, El Paso Chihuahuas 5 Colin Rea had a less-than-stellar evening for the Chihuahuas. He went…

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Down on the Farm: July 2 (Tatis Homers Again)

July 2, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres went 4-4 on Monday. Here’s a recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (45-39) Won 6-1 Chris Huffman made his third start since coming off the 7-day disabled list. He was pulled after five innings and throwing only 78 pitches as I’m sure they were watching his pitch count. Huffman’s ERA sits at 6.71 on the year. Kyle McGrath lowered…

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Down on the Farm: June 30th (Logan Allen K’s 10)

July 1, 2018

The minor league affiliates for the San Diego Padres went 2-6 on Saturday. Here’s a recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (43-39) Won 7-1 Carlos Asuaje got the night off which moved Luis Urias back to the keystone. Urias had been playing at third for the last few games in hopes of increasing his versatility. The offense got off to a fast start by scoring three runs in…

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Down on the Farm: June 29 (Plenty of Action on Friday)

June 29, 2018

San Diego Padres affiliates were 4-4 on Friday. Here is a recap of the day’s action. El Paso Chihuahuas (42-39) Lost 10-3 The Chihuahuas have now lost two in a row, as the lost to Albuquerque 10-3 on Friday. Andrew Lockett was knocked around for eight runs (three earned) in only 3.2 innings pitched. He just did not have his best stuff on the night. El Paso managed only five…

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Down on the Farm: June 10 (Gore Returns as TinCaps’ Bats Have Huge Day)

June 10, 2018

Today was a big day on the farm, as No. 3 prospect MacKenzie Gore made his first start for the Fort Wayne TinCaps in almost a month. The TinCaps, Lake Elsinore Storm and San Antonio Missions all played games as scheduled today. The El Paso Chihuahuas were to play at the Iowa Cubs. That game was postponed due to rain. The DSL Padres were off on the day. Fort Wayne…

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