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Padres Prospect Report: June 4, 2009

Mat Latos

Matt Buschmann is great over five but implodes in the sixth. Nobody is hotter than the Mat Latos – Mike Baxter combination – winners of Pitcher and Player of the Month for May, respectively. Simon Castro takes his fourth loss. Erick Ojeda has a solid start but the DSL Padres offense is dormant.

Portland (27-28) lost 8-6 to Las Vegas (Dodgers) Matt Buschmann had three double play grounders through five scoreless innings but was tagged for six hits and a walk in the sixth that led to all five runs against. His final line across six innings – five runs on eight hits and three walks with two strikeouts. It is the sixth time in 11 starts that Buschmann has surrendered five runs or more. He... Recommended Stories