NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Franklin Barreto hit two home runs and drove in five runs, as the Nashville Sounds defeated the Memphis Redbirds 8-2 on Sunday.
Barreto hit a two-run shot in the fifth inning off Kevin Herget and then hit a solo homer in the eighth off John Brebbia.
Nashville right-hander Kendall Graveman (1-0) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing two runs on eight hits over 6 1/3 innings. Opposing starter Herget (1-3) took the loss in the Pacific Coast League game after allowing five runs and six hits over five innings.
Tyler O’Neill homered and singled for the Redbirds.
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