May 28th, 2013

‘Riders Return Home on Five-Game Winning Streak

The Frisco RoughRiders return home today on a five-game winning streak after two road series wins over the Springfield Cardinals and the Tulsa Drillers.  The ‘Riders remain in second place in the Texas League South Division, one game behind the Corpus Christi Hooks.

Today, Frisco begins a three-game series with Springfield, the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals.  Springfield is on a five-game losing streak from the weekend after losing their series with Frisco 2-1 and then getting swept by Midland.  The last time the Cardinals won was the last time Frisco lost. The Cardinals are in second place in the Texas League North Division, a half-game behind the Arkansas Travelers.

This is how the pitching matchups line up:

Tuesday: Carlos Pimentel (6-1, 2.55 ERA) vs. Tim Cooney (2-1, 2.00 ERA)

Wednesday: Tyler Tufts (1-1, 5.27 ERA)  vs. Seth Blair (2-4, 6.92 ERA)

Thursday: Neil Ramirez (5-1, 2.83 ERA) vs.Nick Greenwood (0-2, 8.25 ERA)

Friday: Kevin Pucetas (6-4, 4.63 ERA) vs. Christian Bergman (3-3, 2.69 ERA)

Saturday: Nick McBride (0-0, 6.75 ERA) vs. Sean Gallagher (1-0, 1.86 ERA)

Sunday: Carlos Pimentel vs. Tim Gustafson (2-3, 5.56 ERA)

Home stand promotions and broadcast info:

Tuesday, May 28   |   7:05 p.m.   |   RoughRiders vs. Springfield Cardinals (St. Louis Cardinals)
Radio: RidersBaseball.com    Webstream: MiLB.tv 

Promotions (click here and also here for more details):

  • RoughRiders Horse Race presented by Whataburger

Wednesday, May 29   |   7:05 p.m.   |   RoughRiders vs. Springfield Cardinals (St. Louis Cardinals)
Radio: RidersBaseball.com    Webstream: MiLB.tv 

Promotions (click here and also here for more details):

  • Post-game fireworks
  • Dollar Dog Night
  • RoughRiders Horse Race presented by Whataburger

Thursday, May 30   |   7:05 p.m.   |   RoughRiders vs. Springfield Cardinals (St. Louis Cardinals)
Radio: RidersBaseball.com    Webstream: MiLB.tv 

Promotions (click here and also here for more details):

  • $1 Dr Pepper Thursdays

Friday, May 31   |   7:05 p.m.   |   RoughRiders vs. Tulsa Drillers (Colorado Rockies)
Radio: RidersBaseball.com    Webstream: MiLB.tv 

Promotions (click here and also here for more details):

  • Friday Night Post-game fireworks
  • Smashburger SMASH inning

Saturday, June 1   |   7:05 p.m.   | RoughRiders vs. Tulsa Drillers (Colorado Rockies)
TV: KTXD    Radio: RidersBaseball.com    Webstream: MiLB.tv 

Promotions (click here and also here for more details):

  • Free ‘Riders sunglasses
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FREE SUNGLASSES!!!

Sunday, June 2   |   4:05 p.m.   |   RoughRiders vs. Tulsa Drillers (Colorado Rockies)
Radio: RidersBaseball.com    Webstream: MiLB.tv 

Promotions (click here and also here for more details)

  • Kids Run the Bases
  • Raising Cane’s Grand Slam Sunday
  • RoughRiders Horse Race presented by Whataburger

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For information on tickets to see the RoughRiders in 2013, please call (972) 731-9200, email info@ridersbaseball.com or visit www.ridersbaseball.com.

- Ryan

Baseball term of the day: Good Cheese  – a blurring fastball

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