The El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Albuquerque Isotopes 7-1 Saturday night at Southwest University Park.
Brett Kennedy had his longest start of the season, lasting 6.1 innings, and advanced his record to 6-0. Shane Peterson and Diego Goris both hit two-run doubles in the win.
Luis Urias reached base four times, going 3-for-4 with a walk and an RBI. Franmil Reyes went 0-for-4, which ended his eight-game hitting streak.
Albuquerque’s Jordan Patterson’s solo home run accounted for the Isotopes’ scoring Saturday. It was Patterson’s 14th career home run versus El Paso.
The Chihuahuas had a 16-11 record in June; while the Isotopes and the ‘Dogs have split the first games of this series.
El Paso 7 Albuquerque 1 – Saturday
WP: Kennedy (6-0) | LP: Holman (2-2) | S: None | Time: 3:08 | Attn: 9,116
Box Score | Team Records: Albuquerque (41-39), El Paso (42-39)
Next Game: Sunday, 6:05 pm at Southwest University Park. Albuquerque LHP Brett Oberholtzer (4-5, 6.02) vs. El Paso RHP Seth Simmons (0-0, 3.76). The game will air on 600 ESPN El Paso and www.epchihuahuas.com.
Video courtesy El Paso Chihuahuas
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