Tennessee topples Mississippi 6-3 for second-straight win

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 10:30 am

KODAK – Tennessee second baseman Stephen Bruno and third baseman Christian Villanueva each recorded two hits, drove in two runs, and played a key part in the Smokies’ three-run sixth inning that allowed them to pull away and top the Mississippi Braves 6-3 on Wednesday evening at Smokies Stadium. The victory as the second straight for the Smokies as they improved to 17-16 in the second half and can clinch

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  • Ha delivers walk-off ground rule double in Smokies win

    Posted on July 23, 2014 at 10:31 am

    Tennessee first baseman Matt Geiger nails a double against the Mississippi Braves. The Smokies picked up a 8-7 victory on Tuesday night.

    KODAK – Smokies center fielder Jae-Hoon Ha delivered the game-ending ground-rule double to center in the tenth inning while catcher Charlie Cutler collected three hits, including a homer, and drove in three runs in Tennessee’s 8-7 victory over the Mississippi Braves on Tuesday evening at Smokies Stadium. The victory evens the series at 1-1 and also improves the Smokies to a 16-16 mark in the second half of the season.

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  • Smokies drop close contest, 4-3

    Posted on July 22, 2014 at 11:44 am

    Tennessee Smokies shortstop Addison Russell makes a catch against the Mississippi Braves on Monday night at Smokies Park. The Smokies had a late rally fall short in a 4-3 defeat.

    KODAK — Jae-Hoon Ha worked some magic for the Tennessee Smokies in the bottom of the ninth Monday night, but it wasn’t enough. The Smokies avoided the shutout, but still fell 4-3 to the Mississippi Braves in front of 4,417 fans at Smokies Park. “It was too little, too late,” Smokies manager Buddy Bailey said. “We had some opportunities, but unfortunately guys got their hits late. We had guys in

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  • Newly acquired Russell explodes with 6 RBIs

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 10:55 am

    HUNTSVILLE -Addison Russell hit a two-run home run in the first and a grand slam in the fifth while leading the Smokies to a 10-3 victory against the Stars at Joe W. Davis Municipal Stadium on Sunday night. The victory moved the Smokies (15-15, 48-51) back to an even .500 record and into a tie with the Stars (15-15, 61-39) for second place in the second half standings. Russell crushed

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  • Russell, Soler, and Villanueva power Smokies’ victory

    Posted on July 18, 2014 at 11:20 am

    HUNTSVILLE – Addison Russell, Jorge Soler and Christian Villanueva each hit home runs and starter Corey Black pitched six plus strong innings as the Smokies defeated the Stars 4-1 in Huntsville on Thursday night. The victory put the Smokies (14-13, 47-49) a full game in front of Hunstville (13-14, 59-38) in the second half standings. The win was also the first for Tennessee in seven tries this season at Joe

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  • Smokies drop series opener at Huntsville 6-4

    Posted on July 17, 2014 at 10:57 am

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Despite taking a 2-0 lead in the second, the Smokies dropped the opener of a five game series against the Stars in Huntsville 6-4 on Wednesday night at Joe W. Davis Municipal Stadium. The loss dropped the Smokies (13-13, 46-49) to an even .500 record. The Stars (13-13, 59-37) moved themselves into an identical 13-13 record as the Smokies with the win. Starting pitcher Matt Loosen took

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  • Smokies announce 2015 schedule

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 10:19 am

    KODAK – In conjunction with the Southern League, the Tennessee Smokies have announced their 2015 regular season game schedule, with next year’s campaign opening on the road against the Mississippi Braves before starting their 2015 home slate against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos on Wednesday, April 15. The team will play a total of 70 contests at Smokies Stadium as part of a 140-game Southern League schedule, lasting 152 days between

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