Texas Tech Blows Five Run Lead, Falls to Dallas Baptist 10-9 Tuesday Night
The mid-season collapse for Texas Tech Baseball continues.
The Red Raiders lost a wild game to the Dallas Baptist Patriots 10-9. The Red Raiders scored 9 runs in the second inning to take a 9-4 lead.
The Patriots would score three runs in the second, two in the fourth to tie the game, and a run in the fifth to give DBU the lead for the good.
Red Raider 3rd baseman Jake Barrios went three for six with three runs batted in to lead Tech. Johnny Drozd threw 3 1/3 innings of shutout baseball giving up just one hit and striking out three.
Tech falls to 17-18 on the season losers of 9 of their last 11 games. DBU improves to 18-15 on the season. Tech returns to the diamond Sunday as they host Lubbock Christian University. First pitch from Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park is set for 6:30 p.m.