Isotopes Rout Cubs for Third Straight Victory

(Tim March)

By Albuquerque Isotopes | June 9, 2019 3:16 PM

Isotopes 10 (30-34), Cubs 4 (34-30) - Principal Park, Des Moines, Iowa


AT THE DISH: Yonathan Daza went 2-for-5 with four RBI and a double on Sunday. Daza is now riding a season-best nine-game hitting streak and has recorded a multi-hit performance in six straight contests … Roberto Ramos gave the Isotopes the lead in the opening frame with a three-run homer to right. Ramos is third on the team with 15 home runs in 2019 and has homered five times over his last nine games … Albuquerque scored eight runs over the first three innings of the contest.


TOEING THE RUBBER: Isotopes starting pitcher Pat Dean received his second win of the year, yielding four runs and seven hits in 6.0 innings. The outing was Dean's longest of the season … Relievers Evan Grills , DJ Johnson and Jesus Tinoco combined for 3.0 scoreless innings to end day.


TOPES TIDBITS: Sunday's victory secured the Isotopes second series win on the road this season with the other coming at Salt Lake on April 24-28 … Albuquerque has won three straight road games for the first time in 2019.


ON DECK: Albuquerque Isotopes at Iowa Cubs, 11:08 a.m. MT - Principal Park


PROBABLES: Isotopes: RHP Tim Melville (3-2, 3.71), Cubs: RHP Alex Mills (2-2, 6.53)


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