The El Paso Chihuahuas trailed late in Sunday’s game in Las Vegas before scoring three runs in the eighth to tie it and three more in the ninth to go ahead and win 8-5.
Nick Schulz went 3-for-5 with three RBIs in the win. El Paso catcher Stephen McGee hit a game-tying home run in the eighth inning and also drew two walks in his first start of the year.
Allen Craig had two late RBI singles in his best game to date with El Paso.
Luis Urias went 1-for-4 with a walk and has now reached base multiple times in three of the Chihuahuas first four contests. With Franmil Reyes’ pinch-hit single in the seventh inning, El Paso pinch-hitters are 4-for-6 this season.
Box Score | Team Records: El Paso (3-1), Las Vegas (1-3)
Next Game: Monday, 8:05 pm at Cashman Field. El Paso RHP Kyle Lloyd (0-0, -.–) vs. Las Vegas RHP Mickey Jannis (0-0, -.–). The game will air on 600 ESPN El Paso and www.epchihuahuas.com
El Paso 8 Las Vegas 5 – Sunday
WP: Aro (1-0)
LP: Callahan (0-1)