Isotopes End Road Trip on High Note With 5-4 Win Over Sounds

(Tim March)

By Albuquerque Isotopes | August 6, 2019 12:18 AM

Isotopes 5 (47-67), Sounds 4 (47-65) - First Tennessee Park, Nashville, Tenn.

 

TOEING THE RUBBER: Starting pitcher Antonio Senzatela earned his first win with Albuquerque this season, going 6.1 innings while allowing four runs and nine hits. The right-hander walked two batters and struck out one during his outing … Phillip Diehl , DJ Johnson and Yency Almonte combined for 2.2 scoreless innings out of the bullpen … The Sounds loaded the bases against Almonte in the ninth, but he struck out the final two batters of the game to close out the victory … The save was Almonte's fifth of the year.

 

AT THE DISH: All five of the Isotopes runs came in the fourth inning on singles by Dom Nunez , Brian Mundell , Elliot Soto and Pat Valaika … Albuquerque collected nine hits on the evening with Soto compiling the only multi-hit performance with a pair of singles … The Isotopes did not record an extra-base hit the entire night.

 

TOPES TIDBITS: The Isotopes split their series with the Sounds 2-2 and finished their road trip through Tennessee with a 2-5 record … Albuquerque has not lost a series to Nashville since 2015.

 

ON DECK: Wednesday - San Antonio Missions at Albuquerque Isotopes, 6:35 p.m. MT - Isotopes Park

 

PROBABLES: Missions: RHP Burch Smith (6-3, 2.34), Isotopes: RHP Jeff Hoffman (6-5, 7.18)

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