The Omaha Storm Chasers won their 8th in row scoring a run in the ninth for a 2-1 win over the Nashville Sounds. Seven different pitchers have picked up wins during this streak.
Eric Hosmer went three for four with an RBI and he scored the winning run in Monday 8th straight win. He’s hitting .380 this season, while Mike Moustakas ended a 12-game hit streak, going 0 for 4.
Omaha starter Everett Teaford retired the first 13 hitters he faced before Nashville strung together three singles in the home fifth to produce the game’s first run. With the score tied 1-1, Hosmer opened the ninth with a single and stole second base and scored the decisive run when Johnny Giavotella ripped a two-out double to centerfield.
They’ll wrap up the series this morning starting just after 11am in Nashville.