Burch Smith was strong in the T-Pads close victory over the Zephyrs. For the second night in a row, the Missions blew out the Travelers. Not to be outdone, the Storm and the Emeralds both crushed their opponents in their impressive victories. The only team that lost tonight was the TinCaps, and they only lost by 1 run.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Tommy Medica
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Burch Smith
Tucson Padres 7, New Orleans Zephyrs 6
Dan Robertson-RF: 3-5, K, 2 Runs scored
Dean Anna-2B: 3-5, K, Run scored
Mike Wilson-RF: 2-5, HR(6), 3RBI, Run scored
Gregorio Petit-SS: 1-3, RBI, 2BB, 2 Runs scored
Cody Decker-1B: 2-5, 2B, RBI, 2K, Run scored
Eddy Rodriguez-C: 1-4, 2B, RBI, 2K
Burch Smith-SP: 5.1 IP, H, ER, BB, 4K (W, 4-1)
Notes: Burch Smith pitched great tonight. He only allowed 1 hit and 2 base runners over 5.1 innings. Smith lowered his ERA to 2.93 over 8 starts with the T-Pads. Aside from his brief major league stints, Burch Smith has pitched amazingly this year. Over 14 ...