Tucson Padres: Omaha's 4 homers trump Pads' 13 hits

2013-05-21T00:00:00Z Tucson Padres: Omaha's 4 homers trump Pads' 13 hitsArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

The Tucson Padres' 13-hit attack wasn't enough to overcome four homers by the host Omaha Storm Chasers, who got the timely hits in an 11-8 victory Monday.

Tucson stranded eight runners while Omaha left only one runner on base in an 11-hit performance that included a three-run homer by Adam Moore in the second inning and another three-run blast by Chad Tracy in the sixth.

The Padres led 8-7 going into the bottom of the seventh inning when Omaha scored three runs on four hits, including a two-run homer by Christian Colon.

Second-baseman Dean Anna paced Tucson at the plate with a 3-for-5 performance. He drove in two runs and scored once.

Tucson reliever Brad Boxberger was tagged with the loss. He gave up five hits - two of them homers - and four run in two innings.


• Who: Tucson at Omaha

• When: 4:35 p.m.

• Radio: 1290-AM

Includes material from a press release

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