Archive | April, 2010

Meet Robinson Chirinos

For two seasons and a total of 80 games, Robinson Chirinos was known as an integral part of the double play combination for the Tennessee Smokies. However, when the 2009 season began, fans were looking around the infield with Chirinos not to be found. He could not be found because he was donning a catcher’s […]

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Another Day Game at Smokies Park!

Hey Smokies Fans! It’s time for the finale of the Birmingham series. After the Barons’ 5-4 win yesterday the series is all tied at 2, so today’s 11:30 a.m. game is the rubber match. Tennessee has not lost a series so far this year. We’re internet only for the broadcast, so you can listen here […]

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Smokies vs. Barons 4/27

Hey Smokies Fans! It’s great to be at the ballpark for some day baseball. We’ve had some rain at Smokies Park but the tarp is coming off the field and it looks like we’re going to get underway at  12 noon. We’re internet only today as Mick, Roger, and Alex will handle the play-by-play. You […]

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Lineups and Notes for 4/26

Hey Smokies Fans! Only one tonight at Smokies Park as Tennessee takes on Birmingham in Game 3 of the series. Fans are already lining up for the first Dollar Hot Dog night of the season, and the Smokies will be fighting to take control of the series after splitting the doubleheader yesterday. Here’s a look […]

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Smokies Win Game 2 over Barons

After dropping a stunning game 1 to the 2-12 Birmingham Barons, the Tennessee Smokies needed to bounce back to take game 2 of the Sunday doubleheader if they wanted to avoid 2010’s first losing streak. Just like in game 1, and the majority of their games this season, the Smokies would grab the early lead […]

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Smokies Drop Game One to Barons

The Barons took the first game of the doubleheader from Tennessee with a 4-3 win in game one. The loss did feature a big highlight for Tennessee, as Robinson Chirinos blasted a three-run homer in the bottom of the first to give the Smokies a 3-0 lead. Chirinos now has five home runs, which leads […]

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Let’s Play Two, Again!

Hey Smokies fans! As if two games on Thursday weren’t enough, the Smokies are back in double-header action as they begin the series against Birmingham with today’s two games. Both games will be seven innings long, with a 30 minute break in-between games. Our coverage begins at 1:45 p.m. on WNML-AM 990 with the Pilot-Oscar […]

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Rain Postpones Beginning of Barons Series/Doubleheader on Sunday

Due to inclement weather, Saturday night’s Tennessee Smokies game against the Birmingham Barons has been postponed.  The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader tomorrow, April 25 at 2:00 p.m., which will consist of two (2) seven-inning games. Fans with tickets to Saturday night’s game can exchange them for admission to a […]

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Lineups – 4/24 vs. Barons

Here are the lineups for tonight’s game at Smokies Park. Birmingham (2-12) John Shelby, CF Dale Molenhauer, 2B Jim Gallagher, 1B Brent Morel, 3B Christian Marrero, LF Lee Cruz, DH Cole Armstrong, C Salvador Sanchez, RF Greg Paiml, SS Pitching: Matt Long (0-2, 6.91) Tennessee (13-2) Tony Campana, CF Starlin Castro, SS Ty Wright, LF […]

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Welcome Back, Baseball’s Best!

Hey Smokies Fans! After busing back to the Volunteer State from North Carolina, the Smokies are back in town and ready to begin a five-game series against the Birmingham Barons at Smokies Park. Tennessee swept Carolina and the winning streak now stands at seven in a row! At 13-2 the Smokies have the best record […]

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