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Tulsa Drillers pitcher Ben Holmes

Summary: Starting pitcher Ben Holmes settled down after allowing a run in the first inning and two relievers finished the job as Tulsa rolled to a 6-1 win against Frisco on Thursday night at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, Texas.

Notes: Holmes threw five innings, allowing just the first-inning run. He struck out six and walked three while giving up five hits. Andre Scrubb and Chris Nunn each threw two innings of scoreless relief. Scrubb didn’t allow a hit while striking out three while Nunn allowed two hits and struck out two. ... The Drillers took the lead in the top of the second on a two-run homer by Keibert Ruiz. ... Tulsa added three more runs in the third on an RBI double by Chris Parmelee and a two-run single by Cristian Santana. ... Santana finished 3-for-5 and was the only Driller with multiple hits. ... Six different Drillers recorded hits as Tulsa outhit Frisco 8-7.

Up next: 7:05 p.m. Friday at Amarillo

Probable starters: Tulsa RHP Justin De Fratus (2-2, 5.86 ERA); Amarillo TBD.

Broadcast: KAKC am1300

Next home game: 7:05 p.m. Monday vs. Frisco, ONEOK Field


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