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Nashville Sounds begin Seven Game Homestand, Wednesday

 

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019, the Nashville Sounds baseball team returns to First Tennessee Park for a seven game homestand highlighted by the return of former Sounds Manager Fran Riordan.

The Sounds welcome the Riordan-led Las Vegas Aviators for a three-game series from June 12th-14th.

Following the series against Las Vegas, the Sounds host the Salt Lake Bees for a four-game set from June 15th-18th.

Below is a preview for the seven-game homestand:

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Nashville Sounds roar back late to take 7-5 win from El Paso Chihuahuas

 

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Nashville SoundsEl Paso, TX -Nick Martini drilled a three-run homer in the top of the eighth inning to lead the Nashville Sounds to a come-from-behind 7-5 win over the El Paso Chihuahuas Thursday night at Southwest University Park.

Things looked bleak for the Sounds who trailed 5-1 entering the seventh inning. Two-out magic was the theme of the night as Nashville used four straight baserunners in the seventh to draw within a pair of runs at 5-3. Jorge Mateo and BJ Boyd collected infield singles and Martini drew a walk before Ramon Laureano doubled down the left field line to make it a two-run game.

Nashville outfielder Nick Martini hits three run homer to give Sounds 7-5 win over El Paso Chihuahuas. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville outfielder Nick Martini hits three run homer to give Sounds 7-5 win over El Paso Chihuahuas. (Nashville Sounds)

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Tacoma Rainers roar back late to defeat Nashville Sounds, 8-6

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN -The Nashville Sounds failed to hang on to a 6-1 lead and dropped the series finale to the Tacoma Rainiers, 8-6, in front of 7,824 fans at First Tennessee Park Monday night.

Tacoma scored four runs in the seventh and three in the eighth to erase the deficit. It came after Nashville starter James Naile limited the Rainiers to just one run on five hits in six innings. The quality start was Naile’s team-leading sixth of the season.

Nashville built a lead thanks to a four-run bottom of the sixth. Leading 2-1 entering the frame, four consecutive hits by Beau Taylor, Anthony Garcia, Bruce Maxwell and Franklin Barreto extended the lead to 3-1. Jorge Mateo made it a 6-1 game when he cleared the bases with a three-run triple down the right field line.

Nashville Sounds Bullpen Falters After James Naile Turns in Another Quality Start. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Bullpen Falters After James Naile Turns in Another Quality Start. (Nashville Sounds)

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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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