Sounds Get Swept in Omaha
Nashville finished a tough series against Omaha today, losing 10-5 and was officially swept by the Storm Chasers. It was a close game through the first half of the game until Omaha pulled away from Nashville.The first lead of the series for Nashville was taken in the first inning when
Nashville finished a tough series against Omaha today, losing 10-5 and was officially swept by the Storm Chasers. It was a close game through the first half of the game until Omaha pulled away from Nashville.
The first lead of the series for Nashville was taken in the first inning when
The Sounds took the lead back in the top of the third inning when Lopes tied the game on a sacrifice fly and
Nashville would not be able to keep up with Omaha, as the Storm Chasers scored two runs in the fifth inning and one more in the sixth when Bonifacio hit a solo home run to put Omaha up 10-4.
Today was the last day of play for Triple-A baseball before the All-Star break. All teams get three days off and Nashville will resume play on Thursday by hosting New Orleans.
- With today's 10-5 loss, the Sounds dropped to 38-51 on the season.
- Tonight's loss gives Nashville a seven-game losing streak against Omaha. The four-game series sweep is the first time they've been swept in a four-game series, and the last time it happened was from June 16 - 19, 2018 at Albuquerque.
- Scott Heineman entered today's game reaching base safely in eight straight plate appearances. He was able to reach safely in his first three plate appearances before being retired. After going 2-for-3 with a hit-by-pitch, he extended his on-base streak to 16 games. In the streak, he is hitting .433 (26-for-60) with 15 runs, 4 doubles, 2 triples, 3 home runs, 10 RBI, 11 walks and a hit-by-pitch.
- Scott Moorman made his Triple-A debut today, going 2-for-4 with a double.
The 2019 season is the 42nd in Nashville Sounds franchise history and first as the Triple-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers. Single-game tickets are available now by calling (615) 690-4487 or by visiting www.nashvillesounds.com.