Archive | May, 2010

Andrew Cashner Called Up to Cubs

Hey Smokies Fans! Earlier today former Smokies ace Andrew Cashner was called up to the Chicago Cubs from Triple-A Iowa and joined the Cubs in Pittsburgh. In six starts with Tennessee, Cashner went 3-1 with a 2.75 ERA. He also struck out 42 batters, which still leads the team even though he earned the call […]

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Smokies and Biscuits Rained Out

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The fifth game of the Tennessee Smokies and Montgomery Biscuits series was cancelled due to rain on Sunday afternoon at Riverwalk Stadium in Montgomery. Because it is the final time the Biscuits and Smokies will play in the first half, the game was cancelled by the umpires and will not be made […]

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Greg Maddux Interview Series Begins on Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show

Hey Smokies Fans! Once again we’ve got a terrific interview series for you, and it will debut during today’s rubber match against the Biscuits. Earlier in the week, Mick Gillispie sat down with Cubs Special Assistant to the General Manager Greg Maddux, giving us a new interview series for the Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show. Mick […]

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Visit Our New Multimedia Page

Hey Smokies Fans! In the past week we’ve made a big upgrade to the official website of the Smokies Radio Network with our new “Multimedia” page. Now you can listen to our interviews, radio features, and other moments on the air at anytime you want. Among the guests featured on our page: Eric Davis, Brian […]

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Learn about the Unwritten Rules of Baseball on the Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show

Hey Smokies Fans! We’re thrilled to announce a new interview series for the Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show. This week you’ll hear from Michael Duca, one of the authors of The Baseball Codes: Beanballs, Sign Stealing, & Bench-Clearing Brawls. The Unwritten Rules of America’s Pastime. Mick Gillispie caught up with Michael Duca earlier in the week, […]

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Austin Bibens-Dirkx on Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show Tonight

Hey Smokies Fans! Austin Bibens-Dirkx turned in one of his top performances of the season last night as the Smokies won the opener over the Biscuits 3-0. He recorded his third win of the season with a dominant performance on the mound. He pitched seven innings while just allowing two hits and no runs in […]

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Ty Wright Southern League Hitter of the Week

Hey Smokies Fans! Smokies left fielder Ty Wright earned Southern League Hitter of the Week honors for the week of May 17-23. In games against Huntsville and Jacksonville, Wright hit .321 with four home runs and 13 runs batted in against some of the Southern League’s top competition. He also hit a grand slam homer […]

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Listen to the Famous San Diego Chicken on Monday’s Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show

Hey Smokies Fans! We’re thrilled to announce that tomorrow on the Pilot Oscar-Mayer Pregame Show we will feature an interview with the man behind the Famous (San Diego) Chicken, Ted Giannoulas. Our Mick Gillispie spoke with Giannoulas this weekend and talked about his years of entertaining fans at sporting events throughout the country. Here’s a […]

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Ty Wright Postgame Interview Link/Suns vs. Smokies Game Two

Hey Smokies Fans! Last night the Smokies opened the Jacksonville series with an 8-4 victory at Smokies Park. Ty Wright was named the Smokies Radio Network’s Angelo’s at the Point Player of the Game, and he was interviewed on the field by our Roger Hoover. Here’s a link to the video of the interview with […]

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Redemption Weekend vs. Suns

Hey Smokies Fans! The Tennessee Smokies are back in town to begin a five-game series against the reigning Southern League Champion Jacksonville Suns. Tennessee is coming off a series victory against the Huntsville Stars at Joe W. Davis Stadium, and continue to have the Southern League North Division’s best record at 24-16. The Suns are […]

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