‘TOPES SUNDAY: At El Paso
6:05 p.m., 610 AM/95.9 FM/abqisotopes.com
PROBABLES: Isotopes RHP Brandon Gold (2-6, 6.13) vs. Chihuahuas TBA
SATURDAY: Taylor Motter became the eighth player in Isotopes history with three homers in a game, all solo shots in a 10-6 victory over host El Paso in the opener of a doubleheader. (Click here for the box score.)
Isotope 2B LJ Hatch, a former New Mexico State Aggie, was 4-for-4 with a pair of doubles, and the Isotopes went errorless for the 14th consecutive game, setting a club record.
In the second game, Albuquerque’s errorless streak ended in a 3-2 loss in another seven-inning game. (Click here for the box score.)
All of El Paso’s runs came on bases-empty homers. Nick Tanielu hit two, giving him eight for the year, and Luis Campusano hit the other. That also was his eighth of the season.