Rio Grande Valley rips Fort Worth Cats

05/30/2014 10:15 PM

05/30/2014 11:58 PM

The Fort Worth Cats avoided a shutout by walking three times and scoring on a fielder’s choice in the ninth, but they fell to Rio Grande Valley 7-1 on Friday night.

Conrad Flynn and Benjamin Waite combined on a shutout through eight innings, but Garrett Granitz ran into control trouble in the ninth.

Sean O’Connell, Chris Martinez and Adam Berry walked, then Thomas Shull followed with a fielder’s choice, giving the Cats their only run for the game.

Oscar Garcia had two of the five hits for the Cats, who also committed three errors.

Join the Discussion

Fort Worth Star-Telegram is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQ | Terms of Service