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  • ‘Birds Sweep Albuquerque With Win in Extras

    ‘Birds Sweep Albuquerque With Win in Extras

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-06-16 04:12:30 GMT
    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico – The Memphis Redbirds (41-27) staged a late comeback for the second night in a row, topping the Albuquerque Isotopes 6-4 in 10 innings, Friday night at Isotopes Park. The ‘Birds scored two runs in the second and a run in the third to grab an early lead. In the second, Patrick Wisdom walked to lead off, and Alex Mejia singled immediately afterwards. Both runners advanced a base a on a fielding error on Mejia’s single....
    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico – The Memphis Redbirds (41-27) staged a late comeback for the second night in a row, topping the Albuquerque Isotopes 6-4 in 10 innings, Friday night at Isotopes Park. The ‘Birds scored two runs in the second and a run in the third to grab an early lead. In the second, Patrick Wisdom walked to lead off, and Alex Mejia singled immediately afterwards. Both runners advanced a base a on a fielding error on Mejia’s single....
  • Redbirds Sunk by Eighth-Inning Home Run

    Redbirds Sunk by Eighth-Inning Home Run

    Friday, June 8 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-06-09 03:49:34 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (37-25) led 1-0 after seven innings, but the Reno Aces (Diamondbacks) hit a three-run home run in the top of the eighth and took game one of the series Friday night at AutoZone Park, 3-1. Kevin Herget struck out a season-high 10 batters in 7.0 shutout innings, and he allowed just five singles. Combined with Dakota Hudson’s 6.0 shutout innings last night and Daniel Poncedeleon’sfinal 2.0 innings of wor...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (37-25) led 1-0 after seven innings, but the Reno Aces (Diamondbacks) hit a three-run home run in the top of the eighth and took game one of the series Friday night at AutoZone Park, 3-1. Kevin Herget struck out a season-high 10 batters in 7.0 shutout innings, and he allowed just five singles. Combined with Dakota Hudson’s 6.0 shutout innings last night and Daniel Poncedeleon’sfinal 2.0 innings of wor...
  • Memphis Música Win Debut, 2-1

    Memphis Música Win Debut, 2-1

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-06-07 03:46:06 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (36-24), playing their first of three games this season as the Memphis Música as part of Minor League Baseball’s Copa de la Diversión, knocked off the Tacoma Rainiers (Mariners) Wednesday night at AutoZone Park, 2-1. Daniel Poncedeleon moved to 5-2 with 5.1 innings of work, allowing one run on three hits. He did walk six, and he struck out three. The start was Poncedeleon’s seventh this season of at...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (36-24), playing their first of three games this season as the Memphis Música as part of Minor League Baseball’s Copa de la Diversión, knocked off the Tacoma Rainiers (Mariners) Wednesday night at AutoZone Park, 2-1. Daniel Poncedeleon moved to 5-2 with 5.1 innings of work, allowing one run on three hits. He did walk six, and he struck out three. The start was Poncedeleon’s seventh this season of at...
  • Redbirds Bitten by Long Ball in Series Finale Loss

    Redbirds Bitten by Long Ball in Series Finale Loss

    Monday, June 4 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-06-04 04:13:33 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – The Memphis Redbirds (35-23) led the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Marlins) 3-1 after the top of the fifth inning, but the Baby Cakes hit three solo home runs within five batters in the fifth and sixth frames en route to a 4-3 win Sunday afternoon in New Orleans, La. Tyler O’Neill was 3-for-4 with a double, and Rangel Ravelo was 2-for-4 with a two-run double. After trailing 1-0 after the third, Memphis tied the game in the top o...
    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – The Memphis Redbirds (35-23) led the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Marlins) 3-1 after the top of the fifth inning, but the Baby Cakes hit three solo home runs within five batters in the fifth and sixth frames en route to a 4-3 win Sunday afternoon in New Orleans, La. Tyler O’Neill was 3-for-4 with a double, and Rangel Ravelo was 2-for-4 with a two-run double. After trailing 1-0 after the third, Memphis tied the game in the top o...
  • Redbirds Erase Five-Run Deficit for 6-5 Win in 10 Innings

    Redbirds Erase Five-Run Deficit for 6-5 Win in 10 Innings

    Saturday, June 2 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-06-03 03:38:13 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – The Memphis Redbirds (35-22) stormed all the way back from a 5-0 deficit and picked up a 6-5 win over the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Marlins) in 10 innings Saturday night in New Orleans, La. Memphis scored one in the fourth inning, three in the seventh, one in the eighth, and one in the 10th to erase the five-run deficit. The Redbirds have now won 12 of their last 16 games. Oscar Mercado and Patrick Wisdom each had two-hit games fo...
    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – The Memphis Redbirds (35-22) stormed all the way back from a 5-0 deficit and picked up a 6-5 win over the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Marlins) in 10 innings Saturday night in New Orleans, La. Memphis scored one in the fourth inning, three in the seventh, one in the eighth, and one in the 10th to erase the five-run deficit. The Redbirds have now won 12 of their last 16 games. Oscar Mercado and Patrick Wisdom each had two-hit games fo...
  • Wisdom Extends Hitting Streak to 16 Games

    Wisdom Extends Hitting Streak to 16 Games

    Friday, June 1 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-06-01 04:36:01 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – Patrick Wisdom extended his career-long hitting streak to 16 games, but the Memphis Redbirds (34-21) saw their five-game winning streak come to an end with a 10-3 loss at the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Marlins) Thursday night in New Orleans, La.   A 4-3 deficit turned into a 10-3 hole in the blink of an eye, as New Orleans hit three two-run home runs in the seventh inning. Memphis gave up a total of five runs on its five-game winning stre...
    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – Patrick Wisdom extended his career-long hitting streak to 16 games, but the Memphis Redbirds (34-21) saw their five-game winning streak come to an end with a 10-3 loss at the New Orleans Baby Cakes (Marlins) Thursday night in New Orleans, La.   A 4-3 deficit turned into a 10-3 hole in the blink of an eye, as New Orleans hit three two-run home runs in the seventh inning. Memphis gave up a total of five runs on its five-game winning stre...
  • Redbirds Win 10th Game in Last 12

    Redbirds Win 10th Game in Last 12

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-05-29 22:02:27 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (33-20) won for the 10th time in their last 12 games, 3-2 over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers) Tuesday afternoon at AutoZone Park, to complete a 7-2 homestand.   Patrick Wisdom was 2-for-4 and extended his hitting streak to 14 games, matching his career long, and Preston Guilmet picked up his Pacific Coast League-leading 11th save of the season. Kevin Herget turned in the 10th-straight quality ...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (33-20) won for the 10th time in their last 12 games, 3-2 over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers) Tuesday afternoon at AutoZone Park, to complete a 7-2 homestand.   Patrick Wisdom was 2-for-4 and extended his hitting streak to 14 games, matching his career long, and Preston Guilmet picked up his Pacific Coast League-leading 11th save of the season. Kevin Herget turned in the 10th-straight quality ...
  • Redbirds Roll to Second-Straight Shutout

    Redbirds Roll to Second-Straight Shutout

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-28 03:36:30 GMT
    Memphis Wins Eighth Game in the Last 10 MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (31-20) picked up their second-straight shutout win over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers) Sunday night at AutoZone Park, winning 5-0 behind solid pitching by a trio of hurlers and a four-run third inning.   It was Memphis’ first back-to-back shutout wins since June 11-12, 2016 against Colorado Springs. Austin Gomber pitched the Redbirds’ eighth-straight qual...
    Memphis Wins Eighth Game in the Last 10 MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (31-20) picked up their second-straight shutout win over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers) Sunday night at AutoZone Park, winning 5-0 behind solid pitching by a trio of hurlers and a four-run third inning.   It was Memphis’ first back-to-back shutout wins since June 11-12, 2016 against Colorado Springs. Austin Gomber pitched the Redbirds’ eighth-straight qual...
  • Redbirds Fire on All Cylinders in 4-0 Win

    Redbirds Fire on All Cylinders in 4-0 Win

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-05-27 03:33:47 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Dakota Hudson tossed 8.0 innings, striking out a career-high nine and giving up just four hits, and Rangel Ravelo and Patrick Wisdom homered in a 4-0 Memphis Redbirds (30-20) win over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers) Saturday night at AutoZone Park. Hudson dazzled in his 8.0 innings, matching a career high in innings and setting a new career best with the nine punch-outs. He only issued one walk, and he retired six-stra...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Dakota Hudson tossed 8.0 innings, striking out a career-high nine and giving up just four hits, and Rangel Ravelo and Patrick Wisdom homered in a 4-0 Memphis Redbirds (30-20) win over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers) Saturday night at AutoZone Park. Hudson dazzled in his 8.0 innings, matching a career high in innings and setting a new career best with the nine punch-outs. He only issued one walk, and he retired six-stra...
  • Redbird to watch: Dakota Hudson

    Redbird to watch: Dakota Hudson

  • Redbirds Stung by Two Home Runs in 3-1 Loss to Colorado Springs

    Redbirds Stung by Two Home Runs in 3-1 Loss to Colorado Springs

    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-05-26 04:38:07 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Two home runs by Colorado Springs’ Dylan Moore were the difference Friday night at AutoZone Park, as they accounted for all of the Sky Sox’ (Brewers) scoring in a 3-1 win over the Memphis Redbirds (29-20). Moore homered in the third inning to tie the game at 1 and again in the ninth, with the two-run shot breaking the 1-1 deadlock. The ninth-inning homer came off Andrew Morales. Daniel Poncedeleon worked 6.0 innings...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Two home runs by Colorado Springs’ Dylan Moore were the difference Friday night at AutoZone Park, as they accounted for all of the Sky Sox’ (Brewers) scoring in a 3-1 win over the Memphis Redbirds (29-20). Moore homered in the third inning to tie the game at 1 and again in the ninth, with the two-run shot breaking the 1-1 deadlock. The ninth-inning homer came off Andrew Morales. Daniel Poncedeleon worked 6.0 innings...
  • Mercado Goes 3-for-5 in 7-2 Memphis Win

    Mercado Goes 3-for-5 in 7-2 Memphis Win

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 03:32:02 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Oscar Mercado was 3-for-5 with a home run, two runs scored, and three RBI, and Luke Voit, Randy Arozarena, and Jeremy Martinez all had two hits apiece in a 7-2 Memphis Redbirds (28-19) win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Wednesday night at AutoZone Park. To go along with the offense, Kevin Herget allowed just one run on four hits in 6.0 innings to pick up the win. He struck out six and walked one. His only ...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Oscar Mercado was 3-for-5 with a home run, two runs scored, and three RBI, and Luke Voit, Randy Arozarena, and Jeremy Martinez all had two hits apiece in a 7-2 Memphis Redbirds (28-19) win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Wednesday night at AutoZone Park. To go along with the offense, Kevin Herget allowed just one run on four hits in 6.0 innings to pick up the win. He struck out six and walked one. His only ...
  • Redbirds Use Three Homers To Take Series Opener

    Redbirds Use Three Homers To Take Series Opener

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-05-09 03:40:30 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – The Memphis Redbirds (21-12) crushed three home runs to top the Oklahoma City Dodgers (22-8) 8-3, Tuesday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City, Okla. The Redbirds dominated tonight’s game from start to finish, scoring at least one run in the first three innings to grab an early 6-0 lead. Every spot in the lineup, with the exception of the pitcher’s spot, recorded a hit tonight. The Redbirds sent seven men to plate in...
    OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – The Memphis Redbirds (21-12) crushed three home runs to top the Oklahoma City Dodgers (22-8) 8-3, Tuesday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City, Okla. The Redbirds dominated tonight’s game from start to finish, scoring at least one run in the first three innings to grab an early 6-0 lead. Every spot in the lineup, with the exception of the pitcher’s spot, recorded a hit tonight. The Redbirds sent seven men to plate in...
  • Dodgers Top Redbirds in Series Opener, 6-0

    Dodgers Top Redbirds in Series Opener, 6-0

    Monday, April 30 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-05-01 03:57:58 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (17-8) could not get anything going offensively and lost the series opener to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Monday night at AutoZone Park, 6-0.   In a matchup of the top two teams in all of Triple-A Baseball, the Dodgers outhit the Redbirds, 11-4, and hit two home runs. All of Memphis’ hits came via singles. Despite Monday’s loss, Memphis finished the month with its most April wins in franchise history at...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds (17-8) could not get anything going offensively and lost the series opener to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Monday night at AutoZone Park, 6-0.   In a matchup of the top two teams in all of Triple-A Baseball, the Dodgers outhit the Redbirds, 11-4, and hit two home runs. All of Memphis’ hits came via singles. Despite Monday’s loss, Memphis finished the month with its most April wins in franchise history at...
  • Gomber Ties Franchise Record with 16 Strikeouts; Redbirds Sweep Iowa

    Gomber Ties Franchise Record with 16 Strikeouts; Redbirds Sweep Iowa

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:34:03 GMT
    OMAHA, Nebraska – Austin Gomber tied the franchise record with 16 strikeouts, and the Memphis Redbirds (15-4) scored three runs in the first inning and finished a three-game sweep of the Iowa Cubs (Cubs) with a 3-0 win Monday afternoon in Des Moines, Iowa. Gomber whiffed 16 in 8.0 innings of work, and he did not issue a walk. An incredible 85 of his 112 pitches went for strikes, 75.9 percent, and after the first three Cubs of the game reached based he retired 16-str...
    OMAHA, Nebraska – Austin Gomber tied the franchise record with 16 strikeouts, and the Memphis Redbirds (15-4) scored three runs in the first inning and finished a three-game sweep of the Iowa Cubs (Cubs) with a 3-0 win Monday afternoon in Des Moines, Iowa. Gomber whiffed 16 in 8.0 innings of work, and he did not issue a walk. An incredible 85 of his 112 pitches went for strikes, 75.9 percent, and after the first three Cubs of the game reached based he retired 16-str...
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