AA JACKSON GENERALS
Jackson 2 runs, 5 hits, 1 error Tennessee 7 run, 13 hits, 1 error
: Tennessee 5 runs, 3 hits, 1 error Jackson 2 run, 6 hits, 1 error
The first 2 games of a 7.0-inning game set with Tennessee did not go Jackson’s direction, as the Smokies took both against theGenerals with scores of 7-2 and 5-2. The first game was the completion of the June 28th game between the two teams that was cancelledbecause of rain. Jackson’s season-high 4-game win streak was brought to an end with the loss. In game, 3B Ramon Morla (2x3, R, 2B)recorded the team’s only multi-hit game, while LF
(1x2, RBI) and DH
(1x2, RBI, BB) each knocked in 1 of theGenerals 2 runs. Starter
(1.1,4,2,2,1,0) recorded his 3rd loss of the season, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits in 1.1 innings. RH
(4.1,7,4,4,2,1) and RH
(0.1,2,1,1,0,1) combined to allow 5 runs over the final 5.2 innings in relief. Ingame 2, SS
(1x3, R, HR, RBI, BB) hit a lead off home run to give Jackson an early 1-0 lead. Taylor, 2B
(1x3, BB, SB), DH
(1x2, R, 2B, BB), LF
(1x2, RBI, SF) and CF
(1x3)each recorded 1 of the Generals 5 hits. Starter
(5.0,2,5,4,4,4,2HR) recorded his 5th loss of the season, allowing 4runs on 2 hits in 5.0 innings. LH Nick Hill (1.0,1,0,0,1,1) and RH
(1.0,0,0,0,0,1) combined to hold the Smokies scorelessover the final 2.0 innings.
has hit safely in 10 of his last 11 games with 6 multi-hit outings, batting batting .405 (17x42) with 8 runsscored, 3 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run, 5 RBI, 3 stolen bases and 6 walks. Overall he has hit safely in 15 of 19 games after beingpromoted to Jackson from High Desert, batting .310 (22x71) with 12 runs scored, 5 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run, 5 RBI, 11 walks and 5stolen bases.
recorded his 100th hit of the season on June 30 vs. Birmingham. He was the first Mariners farmhand to record at least100 hits. After allowing 5 runs over his first 6 appearances of the season, RH
has allowed only 4 earned runs over his last22 relief appearances. During this stretch he is 0-1 with 6 saves and a 1.57 ERA (4 ER, 23.0 IP). Since April 22, Smith has lowered hisERA from 8.44 to 2.76. Smith has struck out at least 1 batter in 25 of 28 games, including recording 12 strikeouts over his last 6appearances. LH
has held oppoents scoreless in 18 of 22 relief appearances this season. Overall he is 1-0 with 1 save and a1.44 ERA (5 ER, 31.1 IP). He has limited opponents to a .209 (24x115), while walking 7 and striking out 19. RH
hasallowed only 1 run over his last 16.2 innings in relief (11 G). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .120 average (6x50), whilewalking 8 and striking out 19. He has recorded at least 1 strikeout out in 22 of 24 appearances with Jackson (48 strikeouts overall),including 8 outings with at least 3 strikeouts.
SOUTHERN LEAGUE ALL-STAR TEAM
will represent Jackson on the North Division roster forthe 2013 Southern League All-Star Game, which is scheduled for July 17 at Bragan Field at Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. RHP
was also selected to the roster, but is unable to play due to his recent promotion to AAA Tacoma. Players were selectedby a vote of Southern League field managers, radio broadcasters, general managers and print media. All players on Southern Leaguerosters as of June 12 were eligible in the voting.
Today’s probable starter:
(5-7, 2.77) vs. Tennessee
A HIGH DESERT MAVERICKS
High Desert 1 run, 6 hits, 1 errorRancho Cucamonga 2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error
hit his 14th home run of the season in the 7th inning, but it wasn’t enough as High Desert lost to RanchoCucamonga 1-2 on Wednesday night.
(2x4, R, HR, RBI) led the team with 2 hits, while CF
(1x3, BB) and 3B
(1x3, BB) each recorded 1 of the team’s 6 hits. LH
(5.0,1,1,1,5,2)recorded the loss, allowing 1 run on 1 hit and 5 walks in 5.0 innings. LH
(3.0,1,1,1,1,3,HR) allowed a solo home run in thebottom of the 6th inning, but held the Quakes scoreless in the 7th and 8th innings.
currently has a 5-game hit streak, batting .350 (7x20) with 4 runs scored, 2 doubles, 1 home run, 3 RBI and 2walks. He has also his safely in 7 of his last 8 games with 4 multi-hit games, batting .355 (11x34) with 7 runs scored, 2 doubles, 2 homeruns, 4 RBI and 6 walks. After allowing 9 runs in his first 11.2 innings with the Maverick,
has only 2 earned runs over hislast 25.2 innings in relief (0.70 ERA). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .188 (16x85) average, while walking 5 and strikingout 32. Since May 9, he has lowered his ERA from 6.23 to 2.56. RH
has allowed only 4 earned runs over his last 21.0innings in relief (1.71 ERA). He has struck out at least 1 batter in 22 of 24 appearances this season (46), including 10 straight games with astrikeout (18). INF OF
has hit safely in 10 of his last 12 games with an at-bat, batting .348 (16x46) with 9 runs scored, 2doubles, 5 RBI, 5 walks and 4 stolen bases. 3B
has hit safely in 6 of his last 7 games, batting .435 (10x23) with 6 runsscored, 1 RBI, 7 walks and 1 stolen base. OF
has hit safely in 8 of his last 9 games with an at-bat, batting .324 (12x37) with 5runs scored, 2 doubles, 2 home runs, 8 RBI, 5 walks and 1 stolen base. INF Patrick Brady has recorded 6 hits in his last 12 at-bats with 1double and 4 RBI.
Today’s probable starter:
(2-4, 5.40) at Rancho Cucamonga