Tucson Padres: Colo. Springs breaks tie with 2-run blast

2013-06-29T00:00:00Z Tucson Padres: Colo. Springs breaks tie with 2-run blastArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
June 29, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Ben Paulsen hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lead host Colorado Springs past the Tucson Padres 4-2 on Friday night.

The Padres took a 2-1 lead in the fifth on a sacrifice fly from Chris Robinson, but the Sky Sox tied it up on a sac fly by Charlie Blackmon in the bottom of the inning.

Before the game, San Diego called up righty Burch Smith and optioned lefty Tommy Layne to Tucson.


• What: Padres at Colorado Springs

• When: 6:05 p.m.

• Radio: 1290-AM

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