51s complete road series in Reno with 15-8 win


■ WINNING/LOSING PITCHER: 51s, D.J. Mitchell (5-4); Aces, Garrett Mock (7-5)

■ HIGHLIGHTS: At Reno, the 51s erased a 6-1 deficit by scoring five runs in the fifth inning and blew the game open with a 9-run sixth. ... Second baseman Jordany Valdespin delivered a two-run single and Las Vegas reliever D.J. Mitchell added a three-run double in the sixth to key the 51s’ outburst. ... Valdespin was 4-for-6 with 5 RBI and hit his first home run, in the fifth inning, since joining the 51s. ... Las Vegas shortstop Ruben Tejada was 3-for-6 with 2 RBI while Mike Baxter, Brandon Hicks and Juan Centeno each collected two hits for the 51s.

■ NEXT: Aces (RHP Zeke Spruill, 3-3, 3.94 ERA) at 51s (RHP Giancarlo Alvarado, 3-0, 0.89), Cashman Field, 7:05 p.m. today, KBAD-AM (920)

 

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