Tucson Padres Week #16-17 Review 7/18/11- 7/29/11
7/18-7/21, four game home-stand with the Tacoma Rainiers
The Tucson Padres scored 23 runs in their four games with the Seattle Mariners triple-A affiliate. Unfortunately for the T-Pads pitching staff, 15 of those runs came on one night.
Starting pitcher John Van Benschoten made his first appearance with the Tucson Padres on 7/18. Van Benschoten spent last season in the New York Yankees organization and was made an eighth overall draft pick in by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2001.
Van Benschoten started the game against Tacoma