Wingnuts beat El Paso for third straight time

Josh Horn had two hits and three RBIs this afternoon to lead the Wingnuts to a 6-5 victory over El Paso in an American Association game at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.

Horn's second-inning triple scored two runs and put the Wingnuts ahead for good. Wichita has taken three straight from the Diablos.

The final game of the series is at 7:05 Thursday night.

Wingnuts leadoff hitter Mike Conroy and nine-hole hitter Jose Duran had three hits, and Jorge Delgado and Josh Workman had two hits each.

Chad Sherman gave up three runs and eight hits over 5 2/3 innings for the victory.