Springfield pitcher Shelby Miller five & one third innings, giving up just one earned run as the Cardinals rolled over the Drillers 12-1.
Tulsa's only run was driven in by its starting pitcher, Cory Riordan, in the second inning.
Shane Robinson and Charles Cutler had three RBI's a piece for Springfield.
The finale of the four games series between these two teams is Thursday night. First pitch from Hammons field is at 7:07pm.