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Nashville Sounds’ first homestand begins Tuesday at First Tennessee Park

 

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns to First Tennessee Park for Opening Day and the first homestand of the 2018 season on Tuesday, April 10th.

The fourth season at First Tennessee Park begins with the Sounds welcoming the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, the Iowa Cubs, for a three-game series from April 10th-12th, and the Triple-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals, the Omaha Storm Chasers, for a four-game set from April 13th-16th.

Opening Day, Two Fireworks Shows, Multiple Giveaways Highlight Homestand. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds blank New Orleans Baby Cakes 11-0 to open season

 

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds got 16 hits from the offense and five shutout innings from starter James Naile in an 11-0 rout over the New Orleans Baby Cakes on Opening Day. 

Every member of the starting lineup had at least one hit for Nashville. Dustin Fowler went 3-for-5 to lead six different Sounds players with a multi-hit game.

Mark Canha got the offense rolling when he launched a solo home run to lead off the second inning. It was one of two homers Nashville would hit on the night. Second baseman Franklin Barreto gave the Sounds a 3-0 lead in third when he drilled a two-run blast to left field.

Nashville Sounds roll over New Orleans Baby Cakes Thursday night, 11-0. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds roll over New Orleans Baby Cakes Thursday night, 11-0. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds release Tentative Opening Day Roster

 

Seven Baseball America Top-30 Prospects and 14 Players with MLB Experience Highlight Roster

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club, in conjunction with the Oakland Athletics, has announced its tentative Opening Day roster. The Sounds begin Pacific Coast League on the road when they begin a five-game series against the New Orleans Baby Cakes on Thursday, April 5th.

Seven Baseball America top-30 Oakland A’s prospects, 14 players with Major League experience and 13 players who have played for the Sounds highlight the roster.

Nashville Sounds 2018 Roster

Nashville Sounds 2018 Roster

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Nashville Sounds announce Coaching Staff for 2018

 

Fran Riordan to Manage Club After Leading Double-A Midland to Texas League Title

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Fran Riordan has been named the new manager of the Nashville Sounds as announced by the Oakland Athletics today. Riordan is the 28th manager in franchise history.

Riordan, 42, takes over the manager role vacated by Ryan Christenson who was hired as the bench coach for Oakland.

Riordan will manage at the Triple-A level for the first time after leading the Double-A Midland RockHounds to a Texas League title in 2017. It was the fourth consecutive championship for Oakland’s Double-A affiliate.

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Nashville Sounds lose to Omaha Storm Chasers 4-3 in extra innings

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – For the second time in three games the Omaha Storm Chasers outlasted the Nashville Sounds in extra innings. Hunter Dozier’s bloop single in the 11th inning sealed the Sounds fate Wednesday night.

With two outs and a runner on third base in the top of the 11th inning Lou Trivino jammed Dozier but the Omaha right fielder muscled the pitch into shallow center field to put the Storm Chasers in front for good.

Yairo Muñoz collected a pair of hits for his fifth consecutive multi-hit game. Franklin Barreto went 3-for-3 for his fifth multi-hit game in his last eight.

Nashville Sounds Yairo Muñoz Collects Fifth Straight Multi-Hit Effort. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Yairo Muñoz Collects Fifth Straight Multi-Hit Effort. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds falls to Omaha Storm Chasers 9-3

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds trailed from start to finish en route to a 9-3 defeat at the hands of the Omaha Storm Chasers Tuesday night. The Sounds dropped to 64-70 on the season with the loss.

The Sounds were unable to take advantage of five walks from Omaha starter, Christian Binford and left the bases loaded without plating a run in each of the first two innings. In total they left 11 runners stranded and went just 1-for-7 with runners in scoring position.

Omaha took a 2-0 lead with help from the Sounds defense. In the first inning Frank Schwindel dribbled a ground ball to third base for a potential double play but the ball was thrown away by Sounds second baseman Franklin Barreto, allowing a run to score.

Nashville Sounds' Yairo Muñoz Collects Fourth Straight Multi-Hit Effort. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds’ Yairo Muñoz Collects Fourth Straight Multi-Hit Effort. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds fall to Round Rock Express 7-6

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Round Rock Express came out victorious 7-6 over the Nashville Sounds in front of 11,144 fans at First Tennessee Park Saturday night. The crowd broke the ballpark’s single-season attendance record previously set in 2015.

The Express scored a run in each of the final two innings of the back-and-forth contest to secure the victory and even up the all-time series between the two ball clubs at 104 games apiece.

Nashville applied the pressure in the bottom of the ninth inning by sending the game-winning run to the plate but was unable to cash in. Trailing 7-5 with one out in the frame, Yairo Munoz laced a double into the gap in right center field.

First Tennessee Park Sets Single-Season Attendance Record Saturday night. (Nashville Sounds)

First Tennessee Park Sets Single-Season Attendance Record Saturday night. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds get walk off win against Round Rock Express

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Joey Wendle’s walk-off base hit in the bottom of the 11th inning gave the Nashville Sounds a 6-5 win over the Round Rock Express in front of a sellout crowd of 10,370 fans at First Tennessee Park Friday night.

Wendle’s game-winner came just moments after Franklin Barreto started a rally with a two-out walk. The speedster swiped second and third base before trotting home on Wendle’s base hit off Round Rock reliever Tanner Scheppers.

The-back-and-forth contest started early with both teams scoring within the first two innings. Barreto wasted little time getting Nashville a lead when he clobbered a two-run homer to left-center to make it 2-0 in the first.

Nashville Sounds' Joey Wendle Plates Franklin Barreto with Game-Winner in 11th. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds’ Joey Wendle Plates Franklin Barreto with Game-Winner in 11th. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds beat Round Rock Express 9-3

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds got a go-ahead single from Matt McBride in the sixth inning and never looked back in a 9-3 win over the Round Rock Express in front of 8,359 fans at First Tennessee Park Thursday night.

McBride’s base hit to left field snapped a 3-3 tie and was one of Nashville’s 15 knocks in the win over their American Southern Division rival.

The two teams exchanged two-run homers in the first two innings. Round Rock’s Will Middlebrooks launched a two-run blast off Nashville starter Daniel Mengden to give the Express a 2-0 lead in the first. Chris Carter returned the favor when he drilled a two-run homer off Express starter Dario Alvarez to even the game at 2-2.

Nashville Sounds Pitchers Retire Final 13 Batters in Win over Round Rock Express. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Pitchers Retire Final 13 Batters in Win over Round Rock Express. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds slay Iowa Cubs 7-0

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds cracked a pair of home runs and got a bright pitching performance from Ben Bracewell in a 7-0 win over the Iowa Cubs in front of 8,119 fans at First Tennessee Park Monday afternoon.

Joey Wendle started the scoring early when he launched a three-run homer into The Band Box in the bottom of the first inning. It was Wendle’s eighth home run of the season and snapped a Sounds skid of 0-for-14 with runners in scoring position.

Nashville added a run in the second when Melvin Mercedes singled up the middle and Jaff Decker perfectly placed a double down the left field line to bring in Mercedes and make it 4-0.

Nashville Sounds Pitchers Notch Ninth Shutout of the Season. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Pitchers Notch Ninth Shutout of the Season. (Nashville Sounds)

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