Arkansas 5, Tulsa Drillers 4

Thursday, June 8th 2006, 7:58 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Arkansas' Jason Aspito hit a run-scoring single in the 12th inning to lift the Travelers to a 5-to-4 win over Tulsa.

Tulsa (35-24) scored two runs in the bottom of the eighth Wednesday on a two-RBI double by Alvin Colina that tied the game 4-to-4.

Greg Porter went 2-for-6 with RBI singles in the second and sixth innings for the Travelers (21-37).

Bill Edwards (5-2) earned the win after allowing no hits and striking out three in three innings of relief. Kyle Edens picked up his first save of the season after giving up no hits in the bottom of the 12th inning.

Tulsa reliever Josh Newman (3-1) allowed one run on two hits over two innings in the loss.