The 51s allowed 15 hits and their offense was dormant until it was too late in a 10-4 loss to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Sunday in the Pacific Coast League at Colorado Springs, Colo.
Las Vegas (9-9), which has lost five in a row, trailed 9-1 before breaking through with three runs in the eighth inning.
The Sky Sox (9-9) scored four runs in the fourth inning, keyed by Matt Pagnozzi’s three-run double, and three more in the seventh, with Matt Macri belting a two-run homer.
In the eighth, Adam Loewen’s ground-rule double knocked in two runs for the 51s, and Ryan Budde followed with a sacrifice fly. Darin Mastroianni had an RBI double in the third inning for Las Vegas.
David Cooper, Ryan Shealy and Danny Perales all went 2-for-4 for the 51s.