Nogowski, Sosa lead the way for Memphis

Nogowski, Sosa each have 3 hits, lead Memphis over Round Rock 10-2


Monday, April 15, 2019

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) -- John Nogowski doubled and singled twice as the Memphis Redbirds defeated the Round Rock Express 10-2 on Monday.

Edmundo Sosa doubled twice and singled with two runs for Memphis.

Down 1-0, the Redbirds took the lead for good with five runs in the second inning. Andrew Knizner and Tommy Edman hit two-run doubles en route to the four-run lead.

The Redbirds later added a run in the fourth and four in the eighth to punctuate the blowout.

Memphis right-hander Jake Woodford (1-0) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing two runs on five hits over 6 1/3 innings. Opposing starter Forrest Whitley (0-2) took the loss in the Pacific Coast League game after allowing five runs and four hits over 1 1/3 innings.

Memphis hit a season-high five doubles in its victory.

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