NASHVILLE SOUNDS 3, LAS VEGAS 51s 1


■ WINNING/LOSING PITCHER: Sounds, Johnny Hellweg (10-4); 51s, Rafael Montero (2-3)

■ HIGHLIGHTS: At Nashville, Tenn., Johnny Hellweg recorded his eighth consecutive quality start for Nashville (40-71), allowing just three hits in six scoreless innings to end a three-game winning streak for Las Vegas (60-49). ... The start of the game was delayed 2 hours, 18 minutes by rain. The teams also waited out a 40-minute delay in the bottom of the eighth before the game was called. ... Nashville had scored one run and had the bases loaded with no outs when play was stopped. ... Pinch-hitter Kirk Nieuwenhuis singled in Zach Lutz in the top of the eighth with the lone run for the 51s. ... Lutz had two of Las Vegas’ five hits.

■ NEXT: 51s (RHP Chris Schwinden, 4-9, 6.03 ERA) at Nashville Sounds (RHP Jimmy Nelson, 2-4, 3.86), 5:05 p.m. today, KBAD-AM (920)