Earlier tonight, the Texas Marshals lost to the East Texas Pump Jacks by a score of 6-1. The game was the first of a two-game series between the teams, with both games to be played at Irwin Field in Tyler.
Austin Hilton pitched 8 innings, giving up 6 runs (4 earned), walking five and striking out eleven while earning the loss. Jake McKenzie went 2-for-4 with a RBI driving in Kwan Adkins in the top of the 3rd inning.
The team had 9 hits and left 10 men on base. John Caskey earned the complete game victory for the Pump Jacks giving up 1 run (unearned) and recording six strikeouts.
Here is the box score from Pointstreak:
Here is the Ustream.tv recording and audio from tonight’s game (the Pump Jacks’ official Ustream channel):
With the loss the Marshals fall to 6-16 in the first-half TCL standings.
Tomorrow night’s game starts at 7:00pm in Tyler.