07/21/2011 9:41 PM
San Angelo, Texas---The Colts take their second straight loss at home at the hands of the McAllen Thunder 9-6. The Colts still hold a four game lead in the North American South Division over the Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings.
Lefty Logan Williamson (8-0, 4.13) would go 7.1 innings allowing two runs off two hits, walking three and striking out six. Williamson, the North American League leader in wins would not get his ninth win of the season. Colts right-hander and pitching coach Sean Kramer (2-4, 8.59) would blow his second straight save in as many nights. Kramer gave up a grand slam home run in the top of the ninth inning for the second straight night to give the Thunder their second straight against the Colts.
San Angelo would take a 6-2 lead into the top of the ninth behind the offensive production of Corey Patton (18). Patton would go 2-4 on the contest, smashing two homeruns and a single. Vic Ferrante would also get three hits on the night, as he went 3-4 with a double and two singles.
Tomorrow night at Foster Field is “Freedom Fry-day”. “Freedom Fries” from the concession stand are just $2 all game long. Also, any fan that comes to the ticket window after 4 PM on Friday wearing red, white and blue is entitled to Buy 1 Get 1 free tickets. Any active or retired military personnel will also receive Buy 1 Get 1 free tickets. To top it all off, the first 1,000 fans through the gate will receive a free Glow-in-the-Dark Colts Logo ball, compliments of AEP Texas.