Kila Kaaihue hit a two run homer, but Nashville scored on a sac fly late in the game to beat the Omaha Royals 3-2 in the series finale.
For Kaaihue, he’s hit seven home runs and drove in 12 RBI in just 13 games at the AAA level since being called up from AA Northwest Arkansas. He had two hits and another two runs driven in last night.
With the game tied a six, Vinny Rottino’s sacrifice fly off Greg Atancio (1-1) in the eighth scored Hernan Iribarren with the winning run to give the Sounds a 3-2 series win in Monday’s finale.
Lefty Jimmy Gobble, on a rehab assignment for Kansas City, went three innings, giving up two hits and one run with three strikeouts.