Smokies and Generals Postponed Due to Rain Friday

The field conditions in centerfield caused the postponement Friday. Photo Courtesy: Mick Gillispie.

By Cody Chrusciel / Smokies Radio Network

JACKSON, Tenn. – Friday night’s series opener between the Tennessee Smokies and Jackson Generals at Pringles Park has been postponed due to rain. It will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Saturday, August 4 with first pitch of game one scheduled for 5:05 p.m. ET

The Smokies are expected to send RHP Nick Struck (11-10, 3.71 ERA) and LHP Eric Jokisch (7-2, 2.99 ERA) to the mound against Generals RHP Matt Fox (0-1, 4.50 ERA) and RHP Brandon Maurer (8-2, 3.32 ERA).

Categories: Game Recap


The Smokies Radio Network is the official radio network for the Chicago Cubs AA affiliate, the Tennessee Smokies. Daily broadcasts begin with the Pilot-Oscar Mayer pre-game show airing 15 minutes before every game. Following the game the broadcast concludes with the Edward Jones Investments post-game show. The Smokies Radio Network staff includes the Director of Broadcasting Mick Gillispie, Sr. Broadcast Assistant Greg Young, Broadcast Assistant Keith Brake and Broadcast Intern James Rowe.


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