Tag Archives: Jackson Generals

Dwindling magic number could lead to magical night at Smokies Park

By: Nick Roark Tennessee Smokies manager Buddy Bailey and his team have heard the chatter. With one eye on the Jackson Generals and the other on potential playoff opponent Mobile, the Smokies know their ticket to the postseason is nearly punched. The only thing standing in the way is their magic number: three. Any combination […]

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Season success over Generals proving big for Tennessee

By: Nick Roark The Jackson Generals know all too well whom they find themselves looking up to in the second-half standings. Sitting six and a half games back of Tennessee with only two weeks remaining in the regular season, the Generals know things might be different if they had not played some of their worst […]

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VIDEO: Manager’s Report with Buddy Bailey, August 17, 2013

In this week’s edition of ‘The Manager’s Report’,  Smokies skipper Buddy Bailey explains the success of the lineup has been the good mix of speed and power.  As the season winds down, the Smokies 16-0 record could prove to be the difference in a playoff berth and the end of the season. To stay current with […]

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This Week In Smokies Baseball: July 24 Edition

The latest Edition of “This Week In Smokies Baseball” is now available.  This edition covers The Smokies’ last road series before the All-Star Break, where the Smokies went on a 6 game winning streak.  Plus the Smokies first series after the All-Star Break against the Jacksonville Suns, which featured a walk-off RBI double by Arismendy […]

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All roads lead to Brooklyn for James Jones

By: Nick Roark James Jones grew up on the streets of Brooklyn. In fact, the Southern League All-Star grew up on the same block where Ebbets Field once stood, the home of the Brooklyn Dodgers and the place where Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball. As an African-American kid in Brooklyn, […]

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VIDEO: Javier Baez hits his third home run of the season for the Smokies

Javier Baez hit his second home run in as many nights on a 1-0 pitch in the first inning with Matt Szczur aboard. The blast cleared the high fence in centerfield  to give Tennessee a 2-0 lead over the Jackson Generals (the Seattle Mariners affilate). To stay current with all the latest news, follow Smokies […]

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Smokies sweep doubleheader behind Baez, Villanueva

JACKSON, Tenn.- The Tennessee Smokies (15-8, 49-43) took both games of Friday evening’s doubleheader versus the Jackson Generals (10-13, 39-50) at the Ballpark at Jackson, winning by scores of 2-0 and 2-1. The wins extend Tennessee’s current winning streak to five games, the longest winning streak for the Smokies this season. GAME 1 Game one went […]

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Cabrera dazzles for Smokies in 4-1 victory over the Generals

JACKSON, Tenn.  – Alberto Cabrera took a perfect game into the fifth inning receiving enough run support to defeat Jackson (10-11, 39-48) for the sixth consecutive game. The Smokies (13-8, 47-43) scored a run in the third inning, two runs in the fifth frame, and a run in the ninth propelling the visiting team to […]

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Smokies take both games of a twin-bill Wednesday night

JACKSON, Tenn.  – The Tennessee Smokies swept a doubleheader against the Jackson Generals Wednesday night winning game one 7-2 and game two 5-2. The Smokies (12-8, 46-43) are now 12-3 against the Generals (10-10, 39-47) this season. GAME 1 In a game being resumed from June 28, the Smokies extended a 2-1 lead in the […]

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This Week In Smokies Baseball: June 29 Edition

The latest Edition of “This Week In Smokies Baseball” is now available.  This edition covers the Smokies’ Rain Shortened Homestand against the Jackson Generals June 24-26.  Featuring Justin Bour’s First Career 2-Home Run Game, Elliot Soto’s First Career Home Run, Matt Szczur’s Game Winning double in the 14th inning, and much more!! THIS WEEK IN […]

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