Tucson Padres: Padres blast 3 homers on way to win at Fresno

2012-08-22T00:00:00Z Tucson Padres: Padres blast 3 homers on way to win at FresnoArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
August 22, 2012 12:00 am  • 

Jedd Gyorko hit his 21st home run and the Tucson Padres scored three runs in the fourth on their way to a 6-0 win in Fresno.

Blake Tekotte and Jesus Merchan also homered while Tucson starter Andrew Cashner, on a rehab assignment from San Diego, threw two scoreless innings, striking out two and allowing a pair of hits. Kip Wells hurled five shutout innings in relief of Cashner and Jorge Reyes tossed the final two innings.

Fresno left seven runners on base.

Gyorko and Vince Belnome each had multi-hit games for the Padres, who won their second straight.

Up next

• What: Colorado Springs at Tucson Padres

• When: 7:05 p.m.

• Radio: 1600-AM

Compiled from a news release

Copyright 2014 Arizona Daily Star. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Latest Sports Video

More videos

Hansen: Number one sports figure in 2014

Greg reveals this year’s top Southern Arizona Sports Figure of 2014

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Featured businesses

View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...