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Padres beat Round Rock 6-1

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Tucson Padres Game Summary

May 11, 2013

Tucson 6 Round Rock 1

WP: Layne (1-3)

LP: Meek (0-2)

S: Hynes (1)

Time: 2:48

Attn: 4,063

The Tucson Padres broke a 1-1 tie in the eighth by sending ten batters to plate and

scoring five runs and defeated the Round Rock Express 6-1 Saturday at Kino Stadium.

The Padres scored first in the third when Daniel Robertson grounded out with a

runner at third. Tucson held the lead until the seventh when Jim Adduci doubled home

Joey Butler for Round Rock’s first run. Gregorio Petit reclaimed the lead for the

Padres in the bottom of the eighth with a bases-loaded walk to force in the go-ahead

run. Rene Rivera’s RBI single to left followed by Cody Decker’s two-run single

gave Tucson a 5-1 advantage. The final run of the inning came on Dean Anna’s RBI

groundout to third base.

The Express had the bases full with two outs in the ninth, but Colt Hynes came in to

strike out the final batter of the game to seal the victory. Tommy Layne earned his

first win for Tucson, while Round Rock reliever Evan Meek lost his second game of

the year. Padres starting pitcher Tim Stauffer pitched seven innings and allowed

only one run. Padres starters have allowed one earned run or less in six of the last

seven games.

Next Game: Sunday, 6:05 pm vs Round Rock (Rangers affiliate) – Tucson RHP Sean

O’Sullivan (2-2, 4.74) vs. Round Rock RHP Josh Lindblom (4-0, 1.96). Game coverage

begins at 5:55 p.m. on 1290 AM The Source and tucsonpadres.com.

 

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