TUCSON PADRES 6, LAS VEGAS 51s 5
■ WINNING/LOSING PITCHER: Padres, Brad Brach (3-1); 51s, Jacob deGrom (1-1)
■ HIGHLIGHTS: At Tucson, Ariz., the Padres (48-40) erupted for five runs in the second inning to erase a 1-0 deficit and added what would prove to be the winning run in the fourth on an RBI single by Gregorio Petit. … Las Vegas (45-40) closed to within a run of the Padres in the ninth on Brandon Hicks’ solo home run, his sixth of the season. Zach Lutz also homered for the 51s, delivering a solo shot in the second inning. … Brad Brach picked up the victory in relief, holding the 51s scoreless in two innings of work. … Jacob deGrom started and lasted five innings for the 51s, giving up six earned runs on eight hits, and suffered the loss.
■ NEXT: 51s (RHP Matt Fox, 3-2, 4,68 ERA) at Tucson Padres (RHP Ryan Kelly, 1-1, 2.70), 7:05 p.m. today, KBAD-AM (920)