Drillers Complete Road Sweep

The Tulsa Drillers continue their hot streak.{} They complete a seven game road sweep with a 13-9 win Monday night against Northwest Arkansas.{} The win pulls the Drillers to within one game of the Naturals for the lead in the North Division.

Tulsa was up 8-4 in the seventh.{} Then the Naturals rally and tie the game with four runs in the bottom half of the seventh.{} The Drillers regained the lead in the eighth, just to have NW Arkansas force extra innings with a run in the bottom of the ninth.

Tulsa took control in the top of the tenth with four runs to led 13-8.{}

Tim Wheeler hits his 33 home run of the season in the tenth.{} It makes Wheeler the Tulsa Drillers single season home run king passing both Bubba Smith (1996) and Kevin Buckley (1983).

The Drillers return home to ONEOK Field Tuesday to begin a seven game home stand starting with Springfield.{} These are the final seven game of the regular season.