Baseball: Pitching, defense carry Naturals

Posted: April 21, 2017 at 1 a.m.

SPRINGDALE -- Timely pitching and strong defense paved the way in the Northwest Arkansas Naturals' 2-1 win against Tulsa on Thursday night in Arvest Ballpark.

Northwest Arkansas 2, Tulsa 1

Tulsa^000^100^000^—^1^8^0

NW Arkansas^000^100^10x^—^2^7^0

Tulsa^AB^R^H^RBI^BB^SO^LOB^AVG

Locastro, 2B^4^0^0^0^0^2^1^.372

Mejia, E, SS^4^0^1^0^0^2^0^.250

Garlick, LF^4^1^1^0^0^1^1^.256

Rios, DH^4^0^2^0^0^1^1^.352

Farmer, 3B^4^0^2^1^0^0^1^.300

Hoenecke, C^4^0^1^0^0^0^4^.205

Allie, RF^3^0^1^0^1^1^1^.222

Beaty, 1B^4^0^0^0^0^2^4^.182

Landon, CF^3^0^0^0^0^0^2^.286

Totals^34^1^8^1^1^9^15^

BATTING

2B: Allie (1, Almonte). TB: Hoenecke; Rios 2; Allie 2; Garlick; Mejia, E; Farmer 2. RBI: Farmer (4). 2-out RBI: Farmer. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hoenecke; Locastro; Farmer; Beaty. GIDP: Hoenecke. Team RISP: 1-for-9. Team LOB: 7.

NW Arkansas^AB^R^H^RBI^BB^SO^LOB^AVG

Dewees Jr., CF^3^0^0^0^1^0^1^.234

Escalera, RF^4^1^3^0^0^0^2^.288

Duenez, 1B^3^0^0^0^0^2^3^.302

Schwindel, DH^2^1^1^1^0^0^1^.327

Ramos, 3B^3^0^1^1^0^0^0^.313

Arteaga, SS^3^0^0^0^0^1^1^.195

Evans, C^3^0^0^0^0^0^1^.125

Gore, LF^3^0^0^0^0^0^0^.150

Lopez, Jac, 2B^3^0^2^0^0^0^0^.250

Totals^27^2^7^2^1^3^9^

BATTING

2B: Escalera (1, Hynes); Schwindel (3, Castillo, F); Lopez, Jac (4, Castillo, F). TB: Schwindel 2; Lopez, Jac 3; Ramos; Escalera 4. RBI: Schwindel (10); Ramos (5). SF: Schwindel. GIDP: Evans; Escalera. Team RISP: 1-for-3. Team LOB: 3.

Tulsa^IP^H^R^ER^BB^SO^HR^ERA

Hynes^5.0^2^1^1^0^2^0^2.70

Castillo, F (L, 0-1)^3.0^5^1^1^1^1^0^1.29

NW Arkansas^IP^H^R^ER^BB^SO^HR^ERA

Almonte^6.0^5^1^1^0^7^0^1.42

Redman (W, 1-0)^2.0^1^0^0^0^2^0^7.04

Newberry (S, 2)^1.0^2^0^0^1^0^0^0.00

WP: Hynes.

Umpires: HP: Kyle McCrady. 1B: Jeff Gorman. 3B: Grant Conrad.

T: 2:25. Att: 3,494.

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