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Matt Clark Goes Deep Again; Taylor Jungmann Delivers Quality Start in Win
Albuquerque, NM – The Nashville Sounds (69-58) rattled off 17 hits in Saturday night’s series opener at Isotopes Park to defeat the Albuquerque Isotopes, 8-3. The win, paired with Memphis’ win over El Paso, keeps Nashville tied with the Redbirds for first place in the division with 17 games to go.
Nashville jumped out to an early 4-0 lead in the first inning on five consecutive singles off of Isotopes starting pitcher Zach Lee (7-11).
Reno, NV – The Nashville Sounds completed a four-game series sweep of the Reno Aces, thanks to a 10-run seventh inning rally in an 11-9 victory on Wednesday afternoon at Aces Ballpark.
With the win, The Sounds (60-59) finished 6-2 on the eight-game road trip through Colorado Springs and Reno and are posting a winning record for the first time since April 17th when they were 6-5.
The sweep was the third sweep of the season for the Sounds. Nashville previously swept New Orleans from June 25th-28th at Greer Stadium and Iowa from July 18th-21st at Principal Park. The Sounds were also swept by Reno at Aces Ballpark last season, their only meeting in 2010.
Reno, NV – The Nashville Sounds opened the second portion of their West Coast road trip with an 11-5 victory over Reno on Sunday evening at Aces Ballpark in the opener of a four-game series.
The win marked the seventh straight series opener victory for Nashville (57-59).
The Sounds took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning when Logan Schafer led off the contest with a single and later scored on a Mat Gamel groundout.
Reno responded with a pair of runs in the home half of the frame when cleanup hitter Andy Tracy belted a two-out, two-run homer to right off Nashville starter Frankie De La Cruz. The veteran’s 14th big fly of the season gave the Aces a short-lived 2-1 advantage.
Solid Chase Wright Effort Overshadowed By Four-Hit Memphis Shutout
Memphis, TN – Four Memphis pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout of the Nashville Sounds in the Redbirds’ 3-0 victory on Thursday evening at AutoZone Park in the opener of a five-game series.
Memphis pitchers retired 18 of the final 19 Nashville batters in the contest, including the last 10 in a row.
Nashville’s final hit of the night came when Joe Koshansky led off the fourth inning with a double. After that hit, Koshansky was the lone Sounds player to reach base the rest of the way when he was hit by a pitch in the sixth.
The shutout defeat was the sixth suffered by Nashville (45-41), which dropped its third straight road contest. «Read the rest of this article»
Memphis, TN – The Nashville Sounds were swept in a doubleheader by the cross-state rival Memphis Redbirds on Wednesday evening at AutoZone Park.
Memphis won the first contest by a 7-1 margin before handing the Sounds an 11-7 defeat in the nightcap.
In the opener, Memphis right-hander Chuckie Fick turned in a solid start in his Triple-A debut and the Redbirds connected for a pair of three-run homers against Nashville pitching to post a 7-1 victory over the Sounds.
Fick (1-0), called up from Double-A Springfield for the outing, held Nashville to one run on five hits over 5 2/3 innings to notch his first win at the Triple-A level.
It was an opening contest filled with missed opportunities for the Sounds, who left seven runners stranded in scoring position over the seven innings. «Read the rest of this article»
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