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June 25, 2013
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Tucson slips past Aces

Reno’s offensive woes continued on Monday, as the Aces fell 4-2 to the Tucson Padres in the third game of the series at Aces Ballpark. Diamondbacks pitcher J.J. Putz, in continuation of his Major League Rehabilitation Assignment, and D-backs No. 1 prospect Tyler Skaggs combined to shutout the Padres through the fifth inning. Back-to-back bunt singles off the bats of Chris Robinson and Jesus Merchan in the fifth marked Tucson’s first hits of the game. A four-run sixth inning for the Padres gave the club a lead they would not surrender. The Aces combined for just six hits in the …

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