NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Joey Wendle doubled, tripled and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Nashville Sound to a 9-2 win over the New Orleans Baby Cakes in the Pacific Coast League series opener at First Tennessee Park.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Although the Baby Cakes are 8-12 in their first 20 games, team officials are feeling optimistic for other reasons: The team's merchandise sale predictably has increased compared to last season, and its official attendance has seen a bump.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Parker Morin hit a two-run double in the fifth inning, and Corey Toups hit a two-run single in the eighth, both giving Omaha three-run leads as the Storm Chasers defeated the Baby Cakes 7-5 Tuesday at the Shrine on Airline.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Friday, April 21, 2017
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Monday, April 17, 2017
PAPILLION, Neb. — Peter O’Brien hammered a two-out seventh-inning home run and the Omaha Storm Chasers held on to defeat the New Orleans Baby Cakes 5-3 Monday.
Sunday, April 16, 2017
PAPILLION, Neb. — Three Omaha pitchers held the New Orleans Baby Cakes without a hit until the ninth inning Sunday, when Ryan Jackson had a single to right field, as the Storm Chasers evened the series with a 7-0 victory.
Saturday, April 15, 2017
OMAHA, Neb. – A day after three New Orleans pitchers no hit the Iowa Cubs, the Baby Cakes pitching staff limited the Omaha Storm Chasers to two hits in a 4-2 victory Saturday afternoon. Matt den Dekker led the offense with three hits, including an…
Friday, April 14, 2017
Thursday, April 13, 2017
DES MOINES — Bijan Rademacher drilled a two-out two-run double in the fourth inning to lift the Iowa Cubs to a 5-2 win over the New Orleans Baby Cakes on Thursday.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
DES MOINES, Iowa — Moises Sierra delivered a 10th-inning sacrifice fly as the New Orleans Baby Cakes picked up their first road win of the season, 2-1 at the Iowa Cubs on Tuesday night.
Monday, April 10, 2017
Sunday, April 09, 2017
Center fielder Tommy Pham went 4-for-6 with a home run and scored four runs to lead Memphis to an 8-4 series-clinching win Sunday at the Shrine on Airline.
Saturday, April 08, 2017
Friday, April 07, 2017
Memphis jumped on right-hander Severino Gonzalez to start the game and, aided by an error by shortstop J.T. Riddle, scored three first-inning runs in a 5-1 victory Friday at the Shrine on Airline.
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Many of the fans who made their way to the first game in Baby Cakes history were long gone by the time the postgame fireworks show started.
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Asked if there is a feeling of newness in the air with New Orleans' Triple-A baseball team changing its name to the Baby Cakes for this season, outfielder Destin Hood shrugged.
As we at the Baby Cakes prepare for the start of the 2017 major league and minor league baseball season, I wanted to take this opportunity to reflect on an incredible year and look ahead to the year to come.
Friday, January 20, 2017
Thursday, November 17, 2016
When the New Orleans Baby Cakes revealed their name change from the Zephyrs earlier this week, it was met with a variety of reactions, ranging from welcoming to downright indignant.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Later Tuesday morning, the name Night Owls appeared on the New Orleans Zephyrs' website, WWL-TV reported. Whether another honest mistake or part of the team's marketing campaign, one thing seems certain: Someone will have some explaining to do at the 5:30 p.m. official announcement...
Monday, November 14, 2016
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Playing its final season as the Zephyrs, New Orleans’ Triple-A farm team for the Miami Marlins, took a step up from 2015, but fell short of achieving the franchise’s first winning season since 2012.
Monday, September 05, 2016
Monday's season finale, the last game for the team as the Zephyrs, was canceled after it rained for several hours up to the scheduled 1 p.m. start at Zephyr Field.
Sunday, September 04, 2016
Saturday, September 03, 2016
Friday, September 02, 2016
Thursday, September 01, 2016
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Sunday, August 28, 2016
Second baseman Cole Figueroa’s two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday at Zephyr Field ended an 0-57 New Orleans record this season when trailing after eight innings with a 5-4 win over the Round Rock Express.
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Catcher Tomas Telis went 2 for 4 with three RBIs, including a run-scoring single in the sixth inning after Round Round pulled to one run of the lead, but the Zephyrs held on for a 5-2 win on Saturday at Zephyr Field.
Friday, August 26, 2016
Round Rock center fielder Drew Robinson hit a two-run home run in the seventh inning, breaking a 2-2 tie to spark the Express over the Zephyrs 4-2 on Friday at Zephyr Field.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Oklahoma City pitching coach Matt Herges had gotten a call from Los Angeles Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman after Jose De Leon's 10-strikeout, no-walk performance against Albuquerque on Aug. 17.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Will Venable hit a bases-loaded single in the top of the 10th, giving Oklahoma City a two-run lead, and Corey Brown hit a grand slam later in the inning to seal the 7-1 win over the New Orleans Zephyrs on Tuesday after Zephyr Field.