CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Josh Rojas' RBI single in the 10th inning Saturday night pushed Corpus Christi past Amarillo, 2-1, before 6,523 fans at Whataburger Field.
The Hooks have begun 2019 by winning two of the first three games opposite the Sod Poodles.
Avila retired 13 of the next 14 batters to finish his evening.
Feldmann dispatched the first seven men he faced, but his throwing error in the eighth paved the way toward an unearned marker, leveling the score at 1.
Ronel Blanco earned the victory, striking out six against one hit and one walk through 2 2/3 shutout innings. Blanco stranded three, including the automatic runner in the 10th.
In the home half, Chuckie Robinson was plunked by a 2-1 pitch from David Bednar, posting runners at first and second with no outs. Bednar responded by striking out JJ Matijevic. Rojas was next and chopped a 2-1 offering over the head of third baseman Hudson Potts and into left field, sending Stephen Wrenn home for the winning run.