Padres Daily Farm Round-Up: 7-27-11
Sandwich pick Jace Peterson steals home in a one-run Emeralds’ victory against Spokane. A resurgent Anthony Rizzo goes deep for the third night in a row. A six run 8th inning rally sparks a Missions win.
Tucson Padres 5, Colorado Springs Sky Sox 9
Everth Cabrera-SS: 1-5, 2 runs scored, Stolen base (28)
Anthony Rizzo-1B: 2-3, BB, HR (19), 4 RBI
Aaron Cunningham-RF: 1-4
Matt Clark-LF: 1-3, BB
Steve Tolleson-3B: 3-3, BB, 3b, RBI, 2 runs scored
Jon Leicester-SP: 6.0 IP, 9 hits, 2 BB, 3 HR allowed, 6 ER, K
Notes: Anthony Rizzo has had very little trouble re-adjusting to the PCL. In his last 3 games Rizzo has 9 hits, including 3 homers and 10 RBI, boosting his PCL slash line to .371/.449/.732. PCL veteran Steve Tolleson has also caught fire in the last 3 games with 6 hits, 2 walks, and 2 stolen bases. As a member of the T-Pads Tolleson is batting .298/.359/.447 with 12 doubles in 44 games. Jon Leicester has picked up just one win in his last 10 starts.