FRISCO, Texas (July 27, 2019) - Another solid start from Brock Burke helped lead the Frisco RoughRiders to a 3-1 win over Arkansas Saturday night.SYNOPSIS* Burke worked 5 2/3 innings, allowing his only run in the first inning. He struck out seven and didn't allow any walks to earn his second
FRISCO, Texas (July 27, 2019) - Another solid start from Brock Burke helped lead the Frisco RoughRiders to a 3-1 win over Arkansas Saturday night.
* Burke worked 5 2/3 innings, allowing his only run in the first inning. He struck out seven and didn't allow any walks to earn his second win in as many starts.
* The Riders scored twice in the second on a pair of two-out RBIs and chipped in an insurance run in the third on a solo home run from Isiah Kiner-Falefa.
KEY RIDERS PERFORMERS
* Brock Burke: 5 2/3 IP, 7 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 7 K (W)
* Isiah Kiner-Falefa: 2-for-4, HR, RBI
* Leody Taveras: 2-for-4
NEWS AND NOTES
* The Riders have won eight of their last 11 games.
Riders vs. Arkansas, Sunday, 6:05 pm
RHP Collin Wiles (0-1, 9.00) vs. RHP Logan Gilbert (0-1, 5.91)
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About the RoughRiders
The Frisco RoughRiders are the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers and play their games at beautiful Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, Texas. The team was founded in 2003 and has finished first among all Double-A franchises in attendance in each of the last 14 seasons (2005-2018). In August 2014, the RoughRiders were purchased by an ownership group led by Chuck Greenberg. Since then, the new ownership group, together with the City of Frisco, has spearheaded numerous major franchise enhancements, investing over $8 million in a wide array of facility upgrades and improvements, including a state-of-the-art HD video board, sound system, Bull Moose Saloon, InTouch Grille, Riders Outpost Team Store and the world's largest water feature in a sports facility, the massive Choctaw Lazy River. These enhancements earned the Riders and the City of Frisco Ballpark Digest's prestigious "Best Ballpark Renovation" award for two consecutive years (2015 and 2016). More than 150 former RoughRiders players have gone on to play Major League Baseball, including All-Stars Chris Davis, Adrian Gonzalez, Ian Kinsler and Neftalí Feliz, as well as current Rangers stars Elvis Andrus, Joey Gallo, Isiah Kiner-Falefa and Rougned Odor. For more information on the Frisco RoughRiders and Dr Pepper Ballpark, please visit RidersBaseball.com or contact Ryan Rouillard at [email protected].