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Posted: Thursday, April 18, 2013 12:17 pm

Tucson Padres Game Summary

April 17, 2013

Tucson 10 Salt Lake 7

WP: Kloess (1-0)

LP: Schugel (0-1)

S: Boxberger (1)

Time: 3:16

Attn: 1,124

The Tucson Padres scored in each of the first four innings Wednesday on way to a 10-7 victory over the Salt Lake Bees at Kino Stadium.

Jaff Decker opened the scoring in the first with his team-leading third home run of the season. Tucson added three runs in the second, highlighted by Jesus Merchan’s two-run triple. Merchan finished the day with three hits, two RBIs and two runs.

After the Bees scored twice in the top of the third, Gregorio Petit responded with a two-run single to extend Tucson’s lead to 6-2. Daniel Robertson, Decker and Brandon Allen contributed with RBI hits in the fourth to give the Padres a seven-run advantage. Two runs from the Bees in the fifth and Efren Navarro’s three-run double in the eighth brought Salt Lake within two, but Brad Boxberger's two scoreless innings secured the game.

Brandon Kloess picked up his first win of the season, throwing 1.1 scoreless innings, while A.J. Schugel was charged with his first loss for Salt Lake.

Next Game: Thursday, 7:05 p.m. vs. Salt Lake (Angels affiliate) – Tucson RHP Thad Weber (1-0, 1.80) vs. Salt Lake RHP Matt Shoemaker (1-1, 4.50). Budweiser Thirsty Thursday. Game coverage starts at 6:55 pm live on 1290 AM The Source and

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Tuesday, September 30

Boys Golf (3 p.m.)

Mountain View at Haven Golf Course

Ironwood Ridge, Buena, Catalina at Rincon (Dell Urich)

Girls Volleyball (4, 5, 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted)

Marana at CDO

Maricopa at Mountain View

Ironwood Ridge at Vista Grande

Poston Butte at Catalina Foothills

San Miguel at Pusch Ridge

Freshman Football (6 p.m.)

Maricopa at Marana

Wednesday, October 1

Girls Golf (3 p.m.)

Mountain View vs. Ironwood Ridge (Omnu Tucson National)

CDO, Sunnyside at Flowing Wells (Silverbell)

Sabino at Catalina Foothills

Cross Country (4:30 p.m.)

Ironwood Ridge, Sahuarita at Flowing Wells (Columbus Park)

Marana, St. Gregory at Catalina Foothills

Girls Volleyball (4, 5, 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted)

CDO at Ironwood Ridge

Freshman Football (6 p.m.)

Mountain View at Salpointe

Catalina Foothills at CDO

JV Football (6.p.m.)

Marana at Maricopa

Salpointe at Mountain View

CDO at Catalina Foothills

Thursday, October 2

Swimming (4 p.m.)

Mountain View, St. Gregory’s, Pusch Ridge at Marana

Girls Volleyball (4, 5, 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted)

Mountain View at Poston Butte

Catalina Foothills at Flowing Wells

Pusch Ridge at Willcox

Varsity Football (7p.m.)

Maricopa at Marana

Mountain View at Salpointe

Catalina Foothills @ CDO

Ironwood Ridge at Rincon

Friday, October 3

Boys Golf (all day)

CDO, Ironwood Ridge at Santa Rita/Flowing Wells Invitational

Girls Vollyeball (all day)

CDO, Catalina Foothills at Falcon Invitational

Cross Country

Catalina Foothills, CDO, Ironwood Ridge at Desert Twilight Festival

Varsity Footbal (7 p.m.)

Pusch Ridge at San Tan Valley

Saturday, October 4

Boys Golf (all day)

CDO at Santa Rita/Flowing Wells Invitational

Swimming (all day)

Catalina Foothills, CDO, Ironwood Ridge at Brophy/Xavier Swim Invitational

Girls Volleyball (4 p.m.)

Pusch Ridge at Desert Christian

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