Sounds Walk-Off Dodgers in Second Straight Game
For the second straight night, the Nashville Sounds walked off on the Oklahoma City Dodgers in the bottom of the ninth inning to score a win at First Tennessee Park. Jaff Decker raced home from third on a throwing error by Oklahoma City's Max Muncy to give the Sounds a
For the second straight night, the Nashville Sounds walked off on the Oklahoma City Dodgers in the bottom of the ninth inning to score a win at First Tennessee Park.
With the game square at 4-4 in the bottom of the ninth, Decker's two-out base hit sparked the game-winning rally. The speedy center fielder swiped second base and moved to third on
It's the sixth walk-off win of the season for the Sounds (40-42), and second in as many nights against the Dodgers.
Nashville led for most of the game as early runs allowed starter
After Yairo Muñoz scored on a wild pitch in the second to make it 3-1, Smith kept Oklahoma City off the board until the sixth. Scott Van Slyke's solo homer in the top of the sixth made it a 3-2 game.
Smith worked six innings and held the Dodgers to two runs on seven hits. It was the first time a Sounds starter went at least six innings since
The hit proved large as Oklahoma City evened the game in the seventh against reliever Josh Smith.
It remained that way until the ninth when Decker's two-out single started the rally. Decker, Wendle, and Curtis had multi-hit games for the Sounds while
The series finale between the Sounds and Dodgers is set for Monday night at First Tennessee Park. Right-hander
The 2017 season is the Sounds' 40th in franchise history and their third as the Oakland Athletics' top affiliate. Single-game tickets are available now by calling (615) 690-4487 or by visiting www.nashvillesounds.com.