Nashville Sounds draw with Columbus Clippers, 5-3 – Clarksville Online

Columbus, Ohio –The Columbus Clippers rallied with three runs in the seventh inning, avoiding a six-game sweep with a 5-3 victory over the Nashville Sounds on Sunday at Huntington Park.

Nashville led early for the sixth time in the series after Mario Feliciano’s RBI single in second. The Clippers responded with a few runs late in the second, taking their first lead in the series. Brice Turang put the Sounds back on top with a two-run two-out brace in the fifth inning.

Columbus took over in the seventh inning with Will Benson’s three-run homer making the difference in the game 5-3.

Caleb Boushley finished without a decision after lining up for the win. Wisconsinite drove in a few runs on five hits and two walks in 5.0 innings. He struck out three Clippers on 80 pitches.

Hobie Harris looked sharp in his relief inning, putting the team down in order in the sixth inning. After a tough seventh inning, Trevor Kelley gave up three straight with a few strikeouts in the eighth.

The Sounds bats were led by catcher Mario Feliciano who finished 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI. Turang had two RBIs in a 1-for-4 afternoon.

The Nashville Sounds will return to First Horizon Park for a six-game series against the Memphis Redbirds, starting Tuesday. Right-hander Dylan File (4-4, 4.37) is expected to start in Game 1 of the series, taking on Garrett Williams of Memphis (0-2, 9.45). The first pitch is at 7:05 p.m.

Post-game notes

  • Today’s loss was the Sounds’ first loss in July. It was also their very first loss at Huntington Park (11-1).
  • Mario Feliciano ended his four-game no-hitter streak with his third three-hitter and 14th multi-hit game of the season.
  • Caleb Boushley (5.0 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 3 K) went 5.0 innings without allowing more than three runs in 11 of 17 starts.
  • The Sounds have failed to homer for the first time in their last nine games.
  • Trevor Kelley lowered his ERA to 0.60 (15.0 IP/1 ER). It has a WHIP of 1.00 in 15 outputs with the Sounds.

The Nashville Sounds are the Triple-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers and play at First Horizon Park. Single game tickets are on sale now for all home games in 2022. For more information, call 615.690.4487 or email [email protected]

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