The Kansas City (7-5) and the El Paso (2-10) both had scoring chances on Tuesday, but it was the Kansas City that were able to capitalize on them as they pulled out a 9-6 win at Cohen Stadium.
Bubby Williams had two extra-base hits for the Kansas City . He doubled in the second inning and tripled in the seventh inning.
Jonathan Cisneros racked up two RBIs on two hits for the El Paso . He singled in the second inning and homered in the eighth inning.
Nick Singleton improved to 2-1 on the year by picking up the win for the Kansas City . He allowed three runs over six innings. Singleton struck out three, walked none and gave up nine hits.
Osvaldo Rodriguez ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He allowed eight runs in four innings, walked four and struck out four.
The Kansas City stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the second, scoring two runs on an RBI double by Williams and an RBI single by Jose O. Duran.
One the El Paso baserunners came all the way around to score in each of the second, third and fourth. In the second, the El Paso scored on an RBI single by Brian Joynt, bringing home Palmer Karr Jr.
The Kansas City piled on two more runs in the top of the third. A ground out scored Sean Henry for the inning's first run. That was followed up by a sacrifice fly by Justin C. Bass that scored Brandon Jones.
The Kansas City scored one run in the fourth inning, and then followed it up with one more in the seventh. In the fourth, the Kansas City scored on an RBI single by Henry, scoring Gus Milner.
The Kansas City increased their lead with three runs in the fifth. A clutch wild pitch scored Kala Kaaihue to open the scoring in the frame. That was followed up by a passed ball that scored C. Bass.