NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Four Nashville pitchers combined on a five-hit shutout as the Sounds beat the Oklahoma City RedHawks 2-0 in the opener of a four-game Pacific Coast League series on Friday night at Greer Stadium.
Sounds starter Taylor Jungmann (5-5) allowed five hits in six innings to pick up the win. Dustin Molleken, Brent Leach and Rob Wooten followed. Wooten worked a perfect ninth inning to record his sixth save.
Nashville scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the third on a Kevin Mattison RBI double and a two-out single from Jason Rogers.
Matt Duffy had two of the RedHawks’ hits. OKC starter Tommy Shirley allowed six hits and two runs in six innings, but fell to 0-2.
The series continues at 7:05 p.m. Saturday. Left-hander Rudy Owens (5-4, 4.91) will start for the RedHawks, opposed by Nashville right-hander Donovan Hand (1-6, 5.17).