Missions Outlast Riders in Pitching Duel
FRISCO, Texas - The Frisco RoughRiders, Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, fell to the San Antonio Missions 3-1 in ten innings Wednesday evening at Dr Pepper Ballpark.
* San Antonio broke a 1-1 tie in the 10th on a wild pitch and a RBI single.
* Anthony Gose ended the Missions no-hit bid with a leadoff triple in the seventh and scored on a Juremi Profar RBI single to tie the game 1-1.
* Riders starter Richelson Pena logged six innings, permitting one run on five hits. He and San Antonio starter Colin Rea (4 2/3 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 4 BB, 5 K) tussled back-and-forth in a great pitching duel, and the bullpens followed suit to force extras.
KEY RIDERS PERFORMERS
* Juremi Profar: 1-for-2, RBI
* Anthony Gose: 1-for-4, 3B, R
* Richelson Pena: 6 IP, 5 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 2 K
* Jeffrey Springs: 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K
NEWS AND NOTES
* Pena, who was named a Texas League Midseason All-Star earlier in the day, recorded his sixth-consecutive quality start.
* Elvis Andrus went 0-for-3 with a walk in his third rehab game with the Riders.
Riders vs. San Antonio, Thursday, 7:05 p.m.
Probables: RHP Ariel Jurado (2-2, 3.81) vs. RHP Cal Quantrill (5-3, 4.20)
TV: Fox Sports Southwest, MiLB.tv
Audio: RidersBaseball.com, TuneIn Radio, First Pitch App
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