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Zephyrs Beat Sky Sox 3-0

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Dylan Axelrod pitched six scoreless innings and combined with three relievers on a five-hit shutout as the New Orleans Zephyrs blanked the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 3-0 on Sunday afternoon.

The Z's have won four straight games, with the last two coming by 3-0 shutouts to move New Orleans into a tie with Oklahoma City for the league lead with six shutouts.

Axelrod (3-2) allowed three hits while turning in his third scoreless start of the season, two of which have come against Colorado Springs. The veteran right-hander has tossed 11-2/3 shutout innings while facing the Sky Sox.

The Zephyrs go after their first five-game winning streak of the season in the third game of the series on Monday at 6 p.m.

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