Save this content for laterSave this content on your device for later, even while offline Sign in with FacebookSign in with your Facebook account Close

Sky Sox end Tacoma's win streak with 14-inning victory

By: The Gazette
June 20, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014 at 3:22 pm
0
photo - Evan Frey.  (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)i
Evan Frey. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)i 

Evan Frey scored on a throwing error in the 14th inning to give the Colorado Springs Sky Sox an 8-7 victory over the Tacoma Raniers on Thursday.

Frey started the 14th-inning rally with a one-out single and went to third on a single by Michael Ramirez. With two outs, Tim Smalling grounded to third but was safe when Gabriel Noriega’s throw was errant. Frey scored on the play.

Sky Sox reliever Greg Burke, who had escaped a bases-loaded jam without surrendering a run in the 13th, retired the Raniers in order in the 14th to preserve the win.

The loss snapped Tacoma’s seven-game winning streak.

Angelys Nina drove in four for the Sky Sox with a two-run homer and a two-run double. Ramirez also homered for Colorado Springs, a three-run shot in the second inning.

Wilton Lopez and Leuris Gomez each pitched two scoreless innings in relief of Sky Sox starter Brian Burns.

Colorado Springs managed seven runs over five innings against Tacoma starter Taijuan Walker. Five Raniers relievers followed with eight scoreless innings before Forrest Snow surrendered the unearned winning run to take the loss.

Register to the Colorado Springs Gazette
Incognito Mode Your browser is in Incognito mode

You vanished!

We welcome you to read all of our stories by signing into your account. If you don't have a subscription, please subscribe today for daily award winning journalism.

Register to the Colorado Springs Gazette
Subscribe to the Colorado Springs Gazette

It appears that you value local journalism. Thank you.

Subscribe today for unlimited digital access with 50% fewer ads for a faster browsing experience.

Already a Subscriber? LOGIN HERE

Wake up with today's top stories in your inbox

Wake up with today's top stories in your inbox

or
Already a print subscriber?
Already a digital subscriber?
 
This is your last FREE article for the month
This is your last FREE article for the month

Subscribe now and enjoy Unlimited Digital Access to Gazette.com

Only 99 cents for Unlimited Digital Access for 1 month
Then $2.31/week, billed monthly, cancel anytime
Already a print subscriber?
Already a digital subscriber?

 
You have reached your article limit for the month
You have reached your article limit for the month

We hope that you've enjoyed your complimentary access to Gazette.com

Only 99 cents for Unlimited Digital Access for 1 month
Then $2.31/week, billed monthly, cancel anytime
Already a print subscriber?
Already a digital subscriber?

 
articles remaining
×
Thank you for your interest in local journalism.
Gain unlimited access, 50% fewer ads and a faster browsing experience.