SPRINGFIELD, Mo–The Springfield Cardinals continued their series with Amarillo Tuesday night at Hammons Field.
The Sod Poodles are the newest team in the Texas League and are the Double AA affilliate of San Diego.
Big leaguer Tyler O’Neill started a rehab assignment with Springfield.
And Amarillo’s Jesse Scholten’s strikes him out swinging.
O’Neill was 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
It was 1-1 in the third when the Sod Poodles Hudson Potts takes this deep to left, into the bullpen, a two run shot it’s 3-one Amarillo.
It was 5-1 Poodles when Springfield rallies, Evan Mendoza takes this deep to left, into the bullpen, a solo shot it’s 5-2.
Then Scott Hurst doubles down the left field line, Kramer Robertson scores it’s 5-4.
Later Shane Billings takes this deep to left, up on the berm at the 315 mark, a two run shot it’s 6-5 Springfield.
But Amarillo rallies to win 9-6.