De Leon hits walk-off single, Frisco beats Corpus Christi 5-4
De Leon's walk-off single gives Frisco 5-4 win over Corpus Christi
Thursday, July 11, 2019
FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- Michael De Leon hit a walk-off single with one out in the ninth inning, as the Frisco RoughRiders topped the Corpus Christi Hooks 5-4 on Wednesday. The RoughRiders swept the three-game series with the win.
Charles Leblanc scored the game-winning run after he led off the inning with a single, stole second and then went to third on a wild pitch.
Leblanc hit an RBI single, scoring Yonny Hernandez in the fourth inning to give the RoughRiders a 1-0 lead. The Hooks came back to take the lead in the fifth inning when they crossed the plate for four runs, including a single by Bryan De La Cruz that scored Colton Shaver.
Frisco tied the game 4-4 in the fifth when Isiah Kiner-Falefa hit a two-run double.
The RoughRiders had three relievers combine to throw 4 2/3 scoreless innings in the victory. Walker Weickel (5-1) got the win with 1 1/3 innings of scoreless relief while Riley Ferrell (1-1) took the loss in the Texas League game.
De La Cruz singled three times for the Hooks.
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