Tacoma Draws 10 Walks to Edge Fresno 2-1
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- Ryan Strausborger hit a walk-off single in the 14th inning, as the Tacoma Rainiers topped the Fresno Grizzlies 2-1 on Thursday.
James Ramsey scored the game-winning run after he led off the inning with a single and advanced to second on a single by Tyler Smith.
In the top of the seventh, Fresno broke a scoreless tie on a single by Colin Moran that scored Max Stassi. Tacoma answered in the eighth inning when Mike Freeman hit an RBI single, bringing home Norichika Aoki.
Tacoma starter Jarrett Grube struck out six and walked four while allowing three hits over six scoreless innings. Paul Fry (3-1) got the win with four innings of scoreless relief while Eury De La Rosa (0-3) took the loss in the Pacific Coast League game.
Tacoma took advantage of some erratic Fresno pitching, drawing a season-high 10 walks in its victory.