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Padres Prospect Report: June 5, 2009

Kyle Blanks

Walter Silva isn't very good but Kyle Blanks bails him out with two homers. Cesar Carrillo gives up three over six. Cory Luebke pitches a complete game, getting help from Logan Forsythe and Colt Morton. All-Star Zach Herr gives up four runs, as does Alexis Lara, after Nick Schmidt tossed blanks. Freddys Henrique is battered across three while Carlos Garcia continues the hot start.

Portland (28-28) won 9-8 over Las Vegas (Blue Jays) Kyle Blanks hit a three-run homer in the top of the eighth inning to complete a six-run inning that brought the Beavers back from an eight-run deficit. It was one of two homers for Blanks, giving him a season-high four RBI and 11 bombs on the year. The slugger also drew two walks. Blanks had just one homer in his previous 22 games. It was his...

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