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Nashville Sounds end season beating New Orleans Baby Cakes 3-0

 

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Nashville SoundsMetairie, LA – Zach Neal was magnificent as the Nashville Sounds blanked the New Orleans Baby Cakes 3-0 Monday afternoon to put a bow on the 2017 campaign. It was the first series sweep of the season for the Sounds.

Neal kept the ball down all afternoon as he hurled seven shutout innings for his third consecutive quality start. The right-hander retired the first 11 batters he faced before yielding a two-out double to Christian Colon in the fourth inning. He induced 11 ground outs on the afternoon.

Nashville Sounds' Zach Neal Tosses Gem in Finale. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds’ Zach Neal Tosses Gem in Finale. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds come from behind to beat New Orleans Baby Cakes 4-3

 

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Nashville SoundsMetairie, LA – For the second night in a row the Nashville Sounds rallied in the ninth inning to topple the New Orleans Baby Cakes. Once again Jaff Decker was the catalyst as the Sounds won 4-3 in the penultimate game of the 2017 season.

Decker launched a solo home run to open the ninth inning and knot the game at 3-3. Four batters later Chris Carter hit a fly ball into shallow left field but the shortstop, Peter Mooney had his back to home plate and went to his knees to make the catch, allowing Renato Nuñez to scamper home for the game-winning run.

Nashville Sounds Jaff Decker Shines in Ninth Inning for Second Night in a Row. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Jaff Decker Shines in Ninth Inning for Second Night in a Row. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds’ Jaff Decker clears the bases late for 8-6 win

 

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Nashville SoundsMetairie, LA – Trailing by a pair of runs and a Sound on every base in the ninth inning, Jaff Decker roped a bases-clearing double to put the Sounds in front for good. Nashville overcame the New Orleans Baby Cakes 8-6 Saturday evening at The Shrine on Airline.

The Sounds entered the ninth trailing 6-4 and for the second time in the ball game plated four runs in an inning. A single, walk, fielder’s choice, and a hit-by pitch loaded the bases for Decker, who came through in a big way. Yairo Muñoz added an insurance run for the Sounds with a sacrifice fly after Decker swiped third base.

Nashville Sounds Posts Two Four-Run Innings in Come-From-Behind Victory. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Posts Two Four-Run Innings in Come-From-Behind Victory. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds rally to beat New Orleans Baby Cakes 3-2

 

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Nashville SoundsMetairie, LA – An eighth inning flurry of hits helped the Nashville Sounds get past the New Orleans Baby Cakes 3-2 Friday night.

Renato Nuñez tripled just inside the first base bag and down into the right field corner to spark the rally. Joey Wendle ripped a base hit to right field to plate Nuñez and put the Sounds on top for good.

Chris Carter followed Wendle’s single with a base knock of his own but Nashville was unable to add an insurance run.

Nashville Sounds' Renato Muñoz Extends Hitting Streak to Eight Games. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds’ Renato Muñoz Extends Hitting Streak to Eight Games. (Nashville Sounds)

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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 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 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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Iowa Cubs shut down Nashville Sounds at First Tennessee Park, 4-0

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Iowa Cubs starter Matt Swarmer turned in a brilliant performance to help the Cubs to a 4-0 win over the Nashville Sounds in front of a sellout crowd of 10,913 at First Tennessee Park Saturday night.

Called up from Single-A South Bend Saturday afternoon, Swarmer tossed seven shutout innings and limited the Sounds to only four hits. The chances against the right-hander were few and far between.

Nashville had two hits through the first four innings – a single by Josh Phegley in the first, and a single by Matt McBride in the third.

Nashville Sounds Offense Goes Quiet after Big Games in Memphis. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Offense Goes Quiet after Big Games in Memphis. (Nashville Sounds)

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Nashville Sounds beat Memphis Redbirds 8-7

 

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Nashville SoundsMemphis, TN – The Nashville Sounds got home runs from Jaff Decker, Beau Taylor, and Renato Nunez on the way to an 8-7 win over the Memphis Redbirds Friday night at AutoZone Park.

With the win, the Sounds took three of four games and handed the Redbirds their first series loss since late April. Prior to the four-game set against Nashville, the Redbirds had either won or split each of their last 27 series.

It was a back-and-forth contest as both teams used the long ball to light up the scoreboard. Decker helped the Sounds get out to an early lead when he started the game with a single and cruised around the bases, eventually scoring on Joey Wendle’s single to make it 1-0.

Nashville Sounds Hands Memphis Redbirds First Series Loss Since April. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Hands Memphis Redbirds First Series Loss Since April. (Nashville Sounds)

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