Summary: The Tulsa Drillers fell nine runs behind after six innings and were never able to catch up Saturday night in an 11-6 loss at Amarillo.

Notes: The Sod Poodles scored a run in the bottom of the first, then added four in the second, three more in the fifth and another in the sixth to take a 9-0 lead. ... The Drillers got on track in the seventh inning, though, scoring six runs. Eric Peterson hit a solo home run, and Logan Landon later had an RBI single to make it 9-2. The big hit, however, came from Cristian Santana. His grand slam pulled Tulsa within 9-6. ... The Drillers did not score again, though, and Amarillo added two more runs in the bottom of the seventh. ... The teams conclude the series on Sunday in Amarillo, Texas.

Up next: 6:05 p.m. Sunday at Amarillo

Broadcast: KTBZ am1430

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