San Antonio blanks Tulsa
BY Staff Reports
Saturday, June 30, 2012
6/30/12 at 5:59 AM
Summary: San Antonio starting pitcher Josh Geer shut down the Tulsa Drillers on Friday night in San Antonio, leading the Missions to a 3-0 Texas League win.
Geer (3-2) scattered two hits and struck out four over seven innings.
After scoring once in the bottom of the first, San Antonio scored twice in the seventh. Jeudy Valdez doubled and advanced to third on a wild pitch. Rymer Liriano walked, and Valdez scored on a sacrifice fly by Dean Anna. Liriano advanced on two singles by San Antonio and scored on a passed ball.
Nolan Arenado, Lars Davis and Michael Mitchell each hit a single for Tulsa, accounting for all of the Drillers' hits.
Tulsa starter Joe Gardner fell to 3-5. The right-hander gave up six hits, three runs (two earned) and walked two over 6 1/3 innings. He struck out two.
Notable: Jeremy McBryde picked up his seventh save of the season for the Missions. ... Texas League All-Star Nate Freiman singled on a pinch hit in the bottom of the seventh. Freiman won the TL Home Run Derby on Thursday night in Tulsa.
Up next: 7:05 p.m. Saturday at San Antonio.
Next home game: 7:05 p.m. Thursday vs. San Antonio.
Radio: KTBZ am1430.