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Nashville Sounds get 8-5 home win against Memphis Redbirds

 

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds beat the Memphis Redbirds 8-5 in front of 10,442 fans to give Sounds Manager Jason Wood his 600th career win in professional baseball. Zack Granite hit a grand slam in the bottom of the eighth to break a 4-4 tie to win the game for Nashville.

The Redbirds scored in the top of the first when Drew Robinson hit a double and scored on a single by Andrew Knizner to put Memphis up 1-0. Robinson would extend the Memphis lead 2-0 on a solo home run in the top of the third inning.

Zach Granite's Late Grand Slam Breaks Tie to Give Nashville Sounds the Win over Memphis Redbirds Thursday night. (Nashville Sounds)

Zach Granite’s Late Grand Slam Breaks Tie to Give Nashville Sounds the Win over Memphis Redbirds Thursday night. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds come from behind in ninth to defeat Round Rock Expess, 9-7

 

Nashville SoundsRound Rock, TX – The Nashville Sounds came back from three runs down in the ninth to beat Round Rock Express, 9-7. Patrick Wisdom and Hunter Cole both homered in the ninth to help score five runs to win the game.

Kyle Tucker would get things going for the Express after hitting an RBI triple to give Round Rock the early 1-0 lead after the second inning.

Nashville responded immediately in the top of the third when Delino DeShields hit a two-run double to give the Sounds a 2-1 lead.

Down 7-4, Nashville Sounds score Five Late to Clinch the Series against Round Rock Express. (Nashville Sounds)

Down 7-4, Nashville Sounds score Five Late to Clinch the Series against Round Rock Express. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds get 6-3 win at Round Rock Express

 

Nashville SoundsRound Rock, TX – The Nashville Sounds used four home runs to beat the Round Rock Express, 6-3. Seth Maness allowed just one run in five innings in his second win of the season.

Patrick Wisdom hit the first home run for the Sounds to lead off the second inning. Hunter Cole would hit his own solo homer in the third inning to give the Sounds a 2-0 lead.

Round Rock would respond with a run in the bottom of the third when Myles Straw singled to score Garrett Stubbs to make it a 2-1 game.

Nashville Sounds show their Power to Win Game Three against Round Rock Express Saturday night. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds show their Power to Win Game Three against Round Rock Express Saturday night. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds fall at Memphis Redbirds, 9-3

 

Nashville SoundsMemphis, TN – On Tuesday afternoon, May 14th, the Nashville Sounds lost to the Memphis Redbirds 9-3 in the series finale at AutoZone Park.

Nashville starter Wes Benjamin turned in a solid outing on the bump. The southpaw went six innings and allowed three runs on four hits in his first quality start of the season.

The lone hiccups allowed by Benjamin came in the fourth when Rangel Ravelo drilled a two-run homer to left field, and in the sixth when Tyler O’Neill’s solo blast gave the Redbirds a 3-0 lead.

Nashville Sounds Fall to 3-4 on 12-Game Road Trip. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Fall to 3-4 on 12-Game Road Trip. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds come from behind to beat Memphis Redbirds, 5-3

 

Nashville SoundsMemphis, TN – The Nashville Sounds were down 3-1 in the fifth inning when Chase d’Arnaud hit a two run homer to tie the game and make it a brand-new ballgame. The Sounds would score in the eighth and ninth inning to win 5-3.

The first batter Nashville faced was Tommy Edman, who hit a solo home run to lead off the game for Memphis to give the early 1-0 lead.

Patrick Wisdom led the top of the second with a single, who would eventually score on a single by Eli White to tie the game up.

Nashville Sounds Chase d'Arnaud nails a two run homer to rally team to 5-3 victory over Memphis Redbirds. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Chase d’Arnaud nails a two run homer to rally team to 5-3 victory over Memphis Redbirds. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds suffer 7-3 loss at Oklahoma City Dodgers

 

Nashville SoundsOklahoma City, OK – The Nashville Sounds saw a late lead evaporate in a 7-3 loss to Oklahoma City Dodgers Thursday afternoon at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. The team’s winning streak was snapped at four games with the loss.

The Sounds scored first and held leads of 1-0, 3-1, and 3-2 as late as the seventh inning, but the Dodgers scored the final six runs of the game.

Red-hot Zack Granite started the game with a base hit to left field and promptly took second base on left fielder Kyle Garlick’s error. Two batters later, Granite came in to score the first run of the game on a double play ball.

Nashville Sounds Late Lead Fizzles, Streak Stopped at Four. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Late Lead Fizzles, Streak Stopped at Four. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds rock solid in 13-6 victory at Oklahoma City Dodgers

 

Nashville SoundsOklahoma City, OK – Wednesday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, the Nashville Sounds ran way with a 13-6 win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers with the help of Jose Trevino driving in four runs and Zack Granite scoring four runs.

One night after collecting a season-high 15 hits, Nashville scored a season-high 13 runs and matched the hit output with another 15. They scored two or more runs in four separate innings, including four in the fourth and four in the eighth.

It was all Nashville from the start as Matt Davidson and Andy Ibanez delivered two-out, run-scoring hits in the top of the first inning to give the Sounds a 2-0 lead.

Nashville Sounds set a Season-High with 13 Runs Scored Wednesday night against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds set a Season-High with 13 Runs Scored Wednesday night against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds lose lead late to Omaha Storm Chasers in 5-2 loss

 

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Omaha Storm Chasers plated four runs in the top of the seventh inning on their way to a 5-2 victory against the Nashville Sounds in front 6,130 fans Thursday night at First Tennessee Park.

Nashville starting pitcher Seth Maness cruised through his first six innings of work. Just acquired by the Texas Rangers earlier in the day, Maness allowed only one hit and threw 68 pitches in his first six innings.

Armed with a 2-0 lead, Maness allowed a leadoff double to Erick Mejia to start the seventh.

Nashville Sounds left fielder Willie Calhoun hits a solo homerun in the sixth inning in loss to Omaha Storm Chasers Thursday night at First Tennessee Park. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds left fielder Willie Calhoun hits a solo homerun in the sixth inning in loss to Omaha Storm Chasers Thursday night at First Tennessee Park. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds win one, lose one at Iowa Cubs

 

Nashville SoundsDes Moines, IA – On Saturday, April 28th, the Nashville Sounds and Iowa Cubs split their doubleheader at Principal Park on Sunday afternoon after getting off to a late start due to cold and rain. Matt Davidson, who homered in each game of the twinbill, hit back-to-back home runs with Eli White to fuel the Sounds to a 7-3 win in Game 1, and Iowa got revenge by throttling the Sounds 19-5 in Game 2.

The Sounds never trailed in Game 1 and had three separate innings where they started a rally with two outs and the bases empty.

Nashville Sounds' Eli White, Jose Trevino and Matt Davidson combine for seven hits, six RBIs in Game 1 win against Iowa Cubs. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds’ Eli White, Jose Trevino and Matt Davidson combine for seven hits, six RBIs in Game 1 win against Iowa Cubs. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds get 2-1 win at Iowa Cubs

 

Nashville SoundsDes Moines, IA – Willie Calhoun delivered big hits in the first and ninth innings on Friday night, and each time it gave the Nashville Sounds a lead, propelling the team to a 2-1 victory over the Iowa Cubs at Principal Park. The win snapped the Sounds’ overall losing streak at four games and their losing skid against Iowa at five games.

With game tied 1-1 in the top of the ninth, Carlos Tocci led off with a single and moved to second on a sacrifice bunt by Andy Ibanez. Then Calhoun, with the Sounds having stranded 11 men on base to that point, drilled a double to right to score Tocci for a 2-1 lead.

Nashville Sounds snap four-game skid thanks to Willie Calhoun’s homer and double. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds snap four-game skid thanks to Willie Calhoun’s homer and double. (Nashville Sounds)

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