If you were a fan of Amarillo Sod Poodles Dominic Fletcher’s 22-game hit streak then it unfortunately came to an end on Thursday, but it’s all for his hard work in Double-A. Fletcher, the D-Backs No. 18 prospect, received the call up to join Diamondback’s Triple-A Reno Aces.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles overcame a 6-run deficit, recording 15 of their 19 runs in the final two innings in game one against the San Antonio Missions at HODGETOWN. The Texas League matchup ending in favor of the Soddies 19-10.
Amarillo took game two against the Missions on Wednesday night 11-7 in HODGETOWN. The Sod Poodles have now taken the first two games from the Padres Double-A affiliate in this six-game series and improve to 31-42 on the season.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles fell short 7-6 in the tenth inning to the Double-A Central South Division leaders, the Frisco Roughriders on Wednesday. Amarillo made a late effort in the 7, 8 and 9 inning scoring four total runs.
Sod Poodles RHP Matt Tabor made history for the Amarillo organization this Sunday. The Diamondbacks No. 22-rated prospect earned Double-A Central Pitcher of the Week after tossing the first no-hitter of any kind in Amarillo franchise history.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles outfielder and D-backs number four-rated prospect Alek Thomas was selected for a second-consecutive time to the National League roster for the 2021 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game.
The Amarillo Sod Squad and Sod Poodles fell short Wednesday night. The Sod Squad hosted the Victoria Generals at HODGETOWN, and a late inning rally put the Generals over the Sod Squad 10-4. The Sod Poodles traveled down to Corpus Christi for game three against the Hooks, and Amarillo struggled at bat falling to the Hooks 13-2.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles started their six-game road series in Corpus Christi with a 6-4 win over the Hooks. Reliever Blake Rogers, the 2019 Texas League champion, earned his first win back with the Soddies.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles hot bats and strong pitching from Tyler Holton secured the 8-2 Friday night win over the Midland RockHounds. The series now tied at two games a piece. The near sellout crowd of 6,184 watched the Sod Poodles improve their record to 18-22 with the win.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles transformed into the Pointy Boots de Amarillo for Copa de la Diversion day at HODGETOWN with some special guests in attendance. Dogs sat in the the right field lawn for Bark in the Park night. Despite a fourth inning home run to the dogs, the Soddies fell short to the RockHounds 9-6.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles fifth inning grand slam from Stone Garrett lifted the Soddies to a 6-4 victory over the Midland RockHounds at HODGETOWN. With a second grand slam in as many games, Amarillo has a three game win streak and improves to an overall record of 17-20 on the year.
Sod Squad pitcher and Seminole State Baseball product Hoss Brewer was named Texas Collegiate League Co-Pitcher of the Week along with San Antonio’s Kolby Lunsford for the first week of the season from May 28th – June 6th.
In the Amarillo Sod Squad’s first series game against the Acadiana Cane Cutters, the Sod Squad only scored four runs early in the first and second innings. That was enough as Amarillo topped Acadiana 4-3.
Downtown Amarillo is going to be loud on Tuesday, April 20 when HODGETOWN hosts it’s first ever college baseball game. The MiLB Sod Poodles’ stadium will open the field to the No. 5 ranked Texas Tech Red Raiders and Oklahoma Sooners for the Red Dirt Rivalry.
The Amarillo Sod Poodles, Double-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks, released their full 2021 season promotional schedule today with a variety of exciting events for Amarillo and the entire Texas Panhandle.