September 11, 2017 - Texas League (TL) - Tulsa Drillers
Santana Dominant for Tulsa as the Drillers Defeat the NW Arkansas Naturals to Advance to the
Texas League Championship Series!
The Drillers celebrate on the field following their 6-1 victory over the NW Arkansas Naturals Sunday night to advance to the Texas League Championship Series! (Rich Crimi)
Tulsa, OK - The Tulsa Drillers are headed to the Texas League Championship Series. The Drillers wrapped up the TL's North Division Championship Sunday night with a 6-1 victory over Northwest Arkansas at ONEOK Field, winning the hard-fought series three games to two.
The clinching win for Tulsa came courtesy of a dominating performance from starting pitcher Dennis Santana, who was staked to an early lead thanks to a two-run double from Peter O'Brien and a two-run homer from Erick Mejia.
The Drillers now have a matchup with the Midland RockHounds in the best-of-five Championship Series. The series will begin in Midland with Games 1 and 2 on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Game 3 will be played Friday night at ONEOK Field. Games 4 and 5, if necessary, will be played Saturday and Sunday nights in Tulsa.
For only the second time in the series, the Drillers... . Click to Continue Reading.
NEXT HOME GAME
Friday, September 15 at 7:05 PM
TEXAS LEAGUE PLAYOFFS
Friday Night Fireworks!!
Game 3 of the Texas League Championship Series vs. Midland
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The Drillers are back in the Texas League Championship for the first time since 2014 and that means more playoff action at ONEOK Field! Tulsa will host the Midland RockHounds in Game 3 of the Texas League Championship Series on Friday night!
Come out and cheer on the Drillers as they play their first home game of the Texas League Championship Series! Immediately following the game will be the final post-game fireworks show of 2017!
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Drillers Beat Naturals, Will Play for Texas League Title