• April 15, 2021
 River Cats Rough Up Chihuahuas 2-1; Dogs Stay in 1st Place

The loss ended El Paso’s seven-game winning streak, which fell one win short of tying the team record for consecutive wins.

River Cats Rough Up Chihuahuas 2-1; Dogs Stay in 1st Place

All three runs in Thursday’s game at Raley Field came on solo homers, as the Sacramento River Cats beat the El Paso Chihuahuas 2-1.

Even with the loss, the Chihuahuas continue to lead the Pacific Southern Division by 3.5 games, with 24 to play in the regular season.

Chihuahuas third baseman Ty France went 2-for-4 with a home run in his Triple-A debut, while Myles Schroder and Peter Bourjos both went deep for Sacramento.

El Paso starter Dillon Overton allowed one run in six innings in a no-decision Thursday. Sacramento has scored just one run against Overton in 17 innings this season.

The loss ended El Paso’s seven-game winning streak, which fell one win short of tying the team record for consecutive wins.

Sacramento 2 El Paso 1 – Thursday

WP: Stratton (2-0)  |  LP: Simmons (1-1)  |  S: Rogers (2)  |  Time: 2:17  |  Attn: 6,591

Box Score  |   Team Records: El Paso (65-50), Sacramento (46-70)

Next Game: Friday, 8:05 pm at Raley Field. El Paso RHP Kyle Lloyd (3-1, 6.55) vs. Sacramento RHP Casey Kelly (10-9, 4.78). The game will air on 600 ESPN El Paso and www.epchihuahuas.com.

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Video courtesy Sacramento River Cats/Twitter

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