Tag Archives: Kyle Hendricks

Game Preview: 7-2 @ Montgomery

The Tennessee Smokies (6-5, 40-40) look to avoid losing their fourth straight road series as they play Game 4 of their five-game series against the Montgomery Biscuits (7-6, 44-39). First pitch is scheduled for 8:05 PM from Riverwalk Stadium. WHAT’S AT STAKE: Last night’s loss dropped the Smokies back into a tie for first place […]

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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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6/27 Smokies Snippets: Hendricks fills the need

The Tennessee Smokies needed Kyle Hendricks to give one of his best performances of the season last night, a lot to ask for a guy who entered the game with a 7-2 record and a 0.45 ERA at home.  A depleted bullpen from Tuesday’s grueling 14-inning game left manager Buddy Bailey with only two relievers […]

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Hendricks, Smokies blank Generals Wednesday, 6-0

By: Adam Kline KODAK, Tenn. - Behind a masterful pitching performance by starter Kyle Hendricks, the Tennessee Smokies defeated the Jackson Generals, 6-0, Wednesday night at Smokies Park. With the win, the Smokies improve to 5-3 in the second half, 39-38 overall. Hendricks (8-2) was once again dominant when pitching at Smokies Park. The right-hander picked […]

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6/26 Smokies Snippets

Tennessee Smokies manager Buddy Bailey described last night’s four hour and 11 minute game as “probably the shortest game I’ve ever been a part of.” But the 14-inning marathon has left Bailey’s bullpen stretched out for tonight’s contest with only a handful of relievers available and the possibility of position players being used to pitch. […]

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Smokies fall in back-and-forth affair to Lookouts 8-7

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Smokies (36-36) dropped their first game of the second half of the season with an 8-7 loss to the Lookouts (36-37) Friday night.  In a game that saw three lead changes, Chattanooga scored in five of the eight innings to get its first win of the series. Trailing 2-0 in the […]

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This Week In Smokies Baseball: June 19 Edition

The latest Edition of “This Week In Smokies Baseball” is now available.  This edition covers the Smokies’ road series against the Mobile Baybears, as well the last Homestand of the first half against the Mississippi Braves. THIS WEEK IN SMOKIES BASEBALL AUDIO To stay current with all the latest news, follow Smokies on Radio on Twitter and […]

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Game Preview: 6-16 v. Mississippi

Fresh off snapping their four-game losing streak, the Tennessee Smokies (33-34) will look to even up their series with the Mississippi Braves (37-31) and get back to .500 in Game 4 of their five-game series.  First pitch is scheduled for 5:00 PM from Smokies Park. WHAT’S AT STAKE: The Smokies remain a half game behind […]

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Three-run eighth leads Smokies to 5-2 win Saturday

By: Adam Kline KODAK, Tenn. – The Tennessee Smokies scored three runs in the eighth inning on way to a 5-2 win over the Mississippi Braves Saturday night at Smokies Park. The win, in front of 6,208 on Pink Ribbon Survivor Night, snaps a four-game losing streak and improves the Smokies record to 33-34. The […]

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Christian Villanueva brings a new meaning to the term “selling”

By: Michael Wottreng When teams trade a proven major league player for minor league prospects, it is considered that the team giving up the more experienced player is “selling”. That term can sometimes be a misnomer. For organizations that are not contending at the end of July, it is an opportunity to get a return […]

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