Drillers Lose To Arkansas In 13th


Thursday, August 7th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Arkansas took a 9-to-5 win over Tulsa in Texas League play.

The 13th inning turned out to be a lucky one for Arkansas, which scored four runs in the inning.

The game was tied at 5-to-5 when the Travelers erupted for four runs in the 13th off of reliever Melido Dotel.

The outburst came with five straight singles after Michael O'Keefe flew out to start the inning.

The Drillers were behind 5-to-3 when Matt Holliday hit his 11th home run of the season to start the sixth inning.

Tulsa tied the game in the seventh when Kevin Sullivan doubled and eventually scored on an error.

Scott Dunn worked the final three innings for Arkansas to claim the victory.