KEVIN WILSON: Staff photo Portales second baseman Draven Saiz, center, is mobbed by his teammates after hitting a two-run homer in the fourth inning of Saturday’s Class 3A first-round game against Shiprock at Ram Field. Saiz batted 2-for-3 in Portales’ 10-0 victory to close out the best-of-three series in a sweep. Portales faces Silver noon Thursday at Eldorado High School in Albuquerque.
Twice, Daniel Sanchez headed towards second base for a stand-up double, and twice took off for a “maybe I’ll make it” triple. He beat the outfield throw both times and later scored on ea...