Contact Us

Galvez And The Chihuahuas Light Up Downtown With 7-6 Win Over The Isotopes [AUDIO]

Chihuahuas 0703
Jorge Salgado

El Paso Chihuahuas Game Summary

Chihuahuas 7 Albuquerque 6 – Thursday

WP: Kloess (3-3)

LP: P. Rodriguez (2-2)

S: Ambriz (8)

Time: 3:06

Attn: 10,135


On the day he was named a Triple-A All-Star, Jonathan Galvez hit a tiebreaking solo home run in the seventh inning of the El Paso Chihuahuas 7-6 win over the Albuquerque Isotopes Thursday. The Chihuahuas win came in front of 10,135 fans, the largest crowd in Southwest University Park history and the 29th sellout in 39 home openings for El Paso.


Chihuahuas 0703
Jorge Salgado


The Chihuahuas took an early 4-0 lead on a first inning RBI double by Jeff Francoeur and RBIs in the second inning by Cody Decker, Rico Noel and Jace Peterson. Down 6-3 in the seventh inning, Albuquerque came back to tie the game in a rally that included six straight singles. Galvez’s home run put the Chihuahuas ahead to stay as Branch Kloess and Hector Ambriz held the Isotopes scoreless after El Paso took the lead.


Chihuahuas 0703
Jorge Salgado


Chris Smith pitched five innings and allowed three runs in his second start with the Chihuahuas after being signed as a free agent by San Diego last week. The Chihuahuas went 5-3 in their eight-game homestand. El Paso has won eight of its last 12 games.


Chihuahaus 070314
Jorge Salgado


Box Score:


This Jonathan Galvez home run in the seventh was the game winner for the Chihuahuas.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Team Records: El Paso (41-46) Albuquerque (39-48)


Next Game: Friday, 6:35 pm at Smith’s Ballpark in Salt Lake City. El Paso RHP Matt Wisler (4-4, 6.18) vs. Salt Lake TBA. Game coverage begins at 6:30 pm on Team 600 ESPN El Paso and

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for CLUBHOUSE quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive CLUBHOUSE contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.