Tulsa Drillers 5, Midland 3


Sunday, July 18th 2004, 9:02 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, Okla. (AP) _ Ryan Shealy drove in the winning run with a two-out double in the seventh inning Sunday as the Tulsa Drillers beat the Midland RockHounds 5-to-3.

Danny Sandoval singled off Nick Mattioni with two outs and came around to score on Shealy's double to center. Sandoval was 4-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs scored.

Jayson Nix hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning that put Tulsa ahead 3-to-2, but Midland's Brant Colamarino tied it in the sixth with a solo homer to right off Gerrit Simpson.

The Drillers added an unearned run in the eighth.

Simpson gave up two hits and one run in two innings of relief to get the win. Mattioni took the loss.

Ryan Speier pitched the final 1 2/3 innings to get his 33rd save.