Burke's Impressive Outing Comes up Short against Amarillo
FRISCO, Texas - Lefty Brock Burke delivered another solid outing for the RoughRiders Friday in a 5-2 loss to Amarillo.
* Burke moved past a three-run first inning and fired four scoreless frames to finish his night. In total, he allowed three runs on three hits across his five innings of work.
* The Riders plated a run in the third on an RBI groundout from Leody Taveras and added a run in the seventh on a sac fly from Tony Sanchez.
* Hunter Pence went 0-for-4 as part of his rehab assignment.
KEY RIDERS PERFORMERS
* Brock Burke: 5 IP, 3 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
* Demarcus Evans: 1 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 1 K
* Charles Leblanc: 1-for-4, 2B
NEWS AND NOTES
* Burke has allowed three earned runs or fewer in four of his six starts with the Riders.
* Reliever Demarcus Evans pushed his scoreless streak to nine innings.
Riders vs. Amarillo, Saturday, 7:05 pm
RHP Collin Wiles (first app.) vs. LHP MacKenzie Gore (first app.)
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