Smokies set to host 1st Smoky Mountain All-Star Classic

Posted on May 22, 2015 at 10:36 am

KODAK — The Tennessee Smokies have announced that Smokies Stadium in conjunction with Mystic Mountain Media will play host to the first annual Smoky Mountain All-Star Classic presented by Your High School on Saturday, June 6 at 4 p.m. prior to the Smokies’ home game that evening against the Birmingham Barons. Included among the festivities will be a media day, followed by a Home Run Challenge before the all-star

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  • Generals topple Smokies 6-4

    Posted on May 21, 2015 at 10:22 am

    KODAK — Generals right fielder Jabari Blash recorded three hits and smashed two of the team’s three solo homers, while Smokies designated hitter Willson Contreras drove in two runs with two doubles as Jackson toppled Tennessee 6-4 in front of 6,158 fans on Wednesday afternoon at Smokies Stadium. Jackson’s series finale victory ended the six-game set with a split, as each team won three games, while the Generals also improved

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  • Smokies end scoring drought in 3-0 win over Jackson

    Posted on May 20, 2015 at 11:25 am

    Tennessee Smokies catcher Willson Contreras bats during Tuesday night’s game against the Jackson Generals at Smokies Park in Kodak.

    KODAK — It’s become a common sight on the scoreboard in the series between the Jackson Generals and Tennessee Smokies. The Generals and Smokies had traded three consecutive shutout victories since Sunday. Tuesday night they made it four. This time it was the Smokies who came out on top, winning 3-0 behind a four-hit performance from starter Ivan Pineyro in front of 2,593 fans at Smokies Park. “Pineyro did a

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  • Generals use seven-run fifth inning to beat Smokies 11-0

    Posted on May 19, 2015 at 9:08 am

    KODAK — Jackson southpaw Steve DeCecco and reliever Moises Hernandez combined to allow only three hits, while the Generals erupted for seven runs in the fifth inning to lead the club to an 11-0 shutout victory over the Tennessee Smokies on Monday afternoon at Smokies Stadium. The win is the second consecutive triumph for Jackson, who improved their 2015 overall mark to 16-20 and also evened their series with Tennessee

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  • Schwarber helps Smokies split Sunday doubleheader

    Posted on May 18, 2015 at 10:44 am

    KODAK — Tennessee catcher Kyle Schwarber crushed two homers to tie him for the Southern League lead with nine and starter Frank Batista tossed a three-hit seven-inning complete game shutout in a 5-0 Smokies win in game one, while the Jackson Generals broke a scoreless extra-inning contest thanks to Zach Shanks’ RBI single in a 1-0 win as the two teams split their doubleheader on Sunday afternoon at Smokies Stadium.

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  • Impressive debut for Smokies top 100 prospect in 8-1 win

    Posted on May 15, 2015 at 10:17 am

    KODAK — Tennessee designated hitter Willson Contreras collected three hits and join center fielder Jacob Hannemann in driving in three runs apiece, while right fielder Billy McKinney tallied two doubles and an RBI in his Double-A debut as the Smokies beat the Montgomery Biscuits with an 8-1 series-clinching victory on Thursday night at Smokies Stadium. With the win Tennessee upped their 2015 record to 18-15 while clinching the five-game set

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  • Smokies, Biscuits split DH in front of record crowd

    Posted on May 13, 2015 at 10:55 am

    KODAK — The Tennessee Smokies had the misfortune of running into perhaps the hottest pitcher in minor league baseball Tuesday in the night half of a day-night doubleheader and wound up settling for a split. Montgomery’s Blake Snell pitched seven innings of two-hit baseball as the Biscuits snapped a five game losing streak with a 14-0 rout after the Smokies had won the opener, 7-6. A combined crowd of 10,518

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