El Paso Chihuahuas Game Summary

Chihuahuas 10 Salt Lake 4 – Monday

WP: O’Grady (7-1)

LP: Lerew (4-6)

S: None

Time: 2:41

Attn: 9,027

 

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored eight runs on nine hits in the third inning Monday in their 10-4 win over the Salt Lake Bees. It was the most runs the Chihuahuas scored in a single inning of their inaugural season. El Paso won 11 of its last 14 games to finish with a 72-72 record, in second place out of four teams in the Pacific Conference Southern Division.

 

All 14 combined runs in the game came in the first four innings. Cody Decker went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run over the center field wall, his team-leading 27th of the season. Decker hit five homers in his final eight games. Yeison Asencio went 3-for-3 with three RBIs Monday, falling a triple shy of a cycle. The Chihuahuas took four out of five games in the season-ending series against Salt Lake.

 

Jorge Salgado

 

Jace Peterson went 2-for-3 with an RBI and finished with 23 hits in his final 12 games.

 

The eight run third inning proved to be the difference in the game and Cody Decker's 2-Run home run was the highlight of the inning.

 

In the fourth inning, Yeison Asencio scored the final run of the 2014 season with this solo shot.

 

 

Jorge Salgado

 

Team Records: El Paso (72-72) Salt Lake (60-84)