Isotopes Hang on with 11-10 Win over Missions

By Albuquerque Isotopes | August 10, 2019 3:28 AM

Isotopes 11 (49-68), Missions 10 (72-45) - Isotopes Park - Albuquerque, N.M.


AT THE DISH: Four Isotopes registered multi-hit games with Elliot Soto , Sam Hilliard and Pat Valaika each recording two hits … Soto connected on a grand slam, his seventh home run of the season while Hilliard blasted his 30th of the campaign … Dom Nunez also hit a home run, his 16th of the season … Drew Weeks remained red-hot at the plate, finishing the night 3-for-5 with two runs scored and three RBI.


TOEING THE RUBBER: Isotopes starter Tim Melville earned his ninth win of the season, allowing five runs over 6.0 innings … James Pazos allowed one run in his inning on the mound while Ben Bowden yielded two runs over his inning of work … Joe Harvey earned his first save with the Isotopes, but allowed two runs in the ninth.


TOPES TIDBITS: After a two hour and 45 minute delay, the game was completed in three hours and 31 minutes, ending at 12:51 a.m.


ON DECK: Round Rock Express at Albuquerque Isotopes, 6:35 p.m. MT, Isotopes Park … Postgame Fireworks presented by Glasheen, Valles & Inderman, LLP Injury Lawyers.


PROBABLES: Isotopes: RHP Rico Garcia  (0-4, 8.17), Express: RHP Brandon Bielak (6-3, 4.45)


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