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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Edmundo Sosa hit a two-run home run and had three hits, and Genesis Cabrera struck out 12 hitters over seven innings as the Memphis Redbirds beat the Omaha Storm Chasers 4-0 on Saturday.

Cabrera (5-6) allowed one hit while walking two to get the win.

In the bottom of the first, Memphis grabbed the lead on a home run by Sosa that scored Tyler O'Neill. The Redbirds then added single runs in the third and fifth innings. In the third, Justin Williams scored on a sacrifice fly before he hit a solo home run in the fifth.

Brian Flynn (4-3) went 3 1/3 innings, allowing three runs and eight hits in the Pacific Coast League game. He also struck out three and walked three.

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The Storm Chasers were held scoreless for the seventh time this season, while the Redbirds' staff recorded their eighth shutout of the year.

Memphis improved to 10-5 against Omaha this season.

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