• December 3, 2021
 Tacoma tops Chihuahuas 4-1; Dogs Head Home for Friday Home Opener

Tacoma tops Chihuahuas 4-1; Dogs Head Home for Friday Home Opener

The Tacoma Rainiers beat the El Paso Chihuahuas 4-1 Thursday on a rainy night at Cheney Stadium. Neither team had a run or a hit through the first five innings as starters Jeremy Guthrie and Cody Martin were putting down hitters early.

The Chihuahuas broke the scoreless and hitless tie when Jason Hagerty struck a solo home run to begin the top of the sixth, his first longball of the season. Tacoma countered with four runs on six hits, including four for extra bases, in the bottom of the sixth against Guthrie and reliever Frank Garces.

El Paso had two hits to begin the top of the eighth but did not score. Chihuahuas’ reliever Derek Eitel pitched a scoreless inning and hasn’t allowed any runs in his first three outings of the season. Hagerty went 2-for-3 in the loss for the Chihuahuas.

Gameday Box Score: http://www.milb.com/gameday/index.jsp?gid=2016_04_14_elpaaa_tacaaa_1&mode=gameday

Team Records: El Paso (1-5), Tacoma (6-1)

Next Game: Friday vs. Reno at Southwest University Park, 7:05 p.m. Reno RHP Edgar Garcia (1-0, 1.29) vs. El Paso RHP Daniel McCutchen. Game coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. on 600 ESPN El Paso and www.epchihuahuas.com

Tacoma 4 El Paso 1 – Thursday

WP: Martin (2-0)

LP: Guthrie (0-2)

S: Guaipe (2)

Time: 2:21

Attn: 3,020

Staff Report

Staff Reports are just that, Staff Reporting the news. No skew, no opinion just the news. We pride ourselves on making sure that we bring you the news as soon as it is published, submitted or sent to us. No need to have a reporter rewrite or give their opinion. The facts or information, nothing more.

Related post

El Paso Herald Post Download the new ElPasoHeraldPost.com app and get notifications for community news, deals and community calendar info. Your info is never shared and we would love for you to share our app with your friends!
Allow Notifications