Andres Acosta / El Paso Herald-Post

Chihuahuas smash Sacramento 7-2, Take series 3-1

New El Paso catcher Michael Cantu hit two home runs in his first Triple-A game Tuesday, as the Chihuahuas beat the Sacramento River Cats 7-2.

The Chihuahuas took three of the four games for their seventh series win in their last eight tries.

Boog Powell also homered for El Paso, giving the Chihuahuas a league-leading 93 home runs through 40 games.

Robert Stock, Luis Perdomo and Carlos Torres all pitched a scoreless inning to close the game for El Paso.

The Chihuahuas are now 15-4 in road games this season.

The Chihuahuas do not play on Wednesday.

El Paso 7 Sacramento 2 – Tuesday  |  WP: Stock (2-0)  |  LP: Gustave (0-1)  |  S: None  |  Time: 3:00  |  Attn: 5,879

Box Score   |    Team Records: El Paso (27-12), Sacramento (18-21)

Next Game: Thursday, 6:35 pm at Isotopes Park. El Paso LHP Dillon Overton (0-1, 5.60) vs. Albuquerque RHP Tim Melville (1-0, 1.80). The game will air on 600 ESPN El Paso and