Ty France Ty France went 4-for-5 with three RBIs | Andres Acosta / El Paso Herald-Post

Chihuahuas win at Nashville 8-5, Take series 2-1

The El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Nashville Sounds 8-5 Thursday and took two of the three games in the series.

Ty France went 4-for-5 with three RBIs in the win for the Chihuahuas.

Boog Powell and Webster Rivas had three hits each in the victory. Michael Gettys and Esteban Quiroz homered for El Paso, giving the Chihuahuas 220 home runs in 110 games this season.

Emmanuel Ramirez got the win after pitching six innings and allowing four runs in his best Triple-A start to date. The Chihuahuas now have a 40-18 road record this season.

El Paso is now 9-2 all-time at Nashville’s First Tennessee Park.

Next Game: Friday, 6:05 pm at AutoZone Park. El Paso LHP Jerry Keel (6-7, 7.85) vs. Memphis RHP Jake Woodford (6-6, 4.11). The game will air on 600 ESPN El Paso and www.epchihuahuas.com.

El Paso 8 Nashville 5 – Thursday  |   Box Score  |  Team Records: El Paso (65-45), Nashville (45-63)

WP: Ramirez (1-1)  |  LP: Maness (6-4)  |  S: Megill (3)  |  Time: 2:44  |  Attn: 9,816