AFFILIATE YEAR: 8th Year STADIUM: The Ballpark at Jackson MANAGER: James Horner (1st year) PITCHING COACH: Lance Painter COACH: Mike Kinkade TRAINER: Eduardo Tamez PERFORMANCE COACH: Ryan White
: Tennessee at Jackson
Tennessee 6 runs, 8 hits, 0 errors Jackson 2 runs, 7 hits, 3 errors
recorded 3 of the the Generals 7 hits,
but it wasn’t enough as Jackson lost to Tennessee 2
-6 in a 7.0-inning rain-shortened game on Tuesday ngiht. Marder (3x3, R 2B) led the team with 3 hits, while SS
(1x4, RBI), CF
(1x3, RBI, BB), RF
(1x3, BB) and DH
(1x3, R, 2B) each recorded 1 of the Generals 7 hits. Starter
(6.0,8,6,3,0,6) recorded his 4th loss of the season, allowing 3 earned runs (6 R) on 8 hits over 6.0 innings. RH
(1.1,0,0,0,0,2) struck out 2 in 1.1 scoreless innings in relief. 3B
went 0-for-4 snappping his hitting streak at 17 games and his consecutive on-base streak at 29 games.
went 0-for-4 last night, snapping his 17 game hit streak. During the streak he hit .438 (28x64) with 13 runs scored, 9 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home run, 20 RBI, 7 walks and 1 stolen base. His 17-game hitting streak was the longest streak in the Southern League this season. After going just 4-for-35 in his first 10 Jackson games from May 10-21,
has reached base safely in 29 straight games since May 22-June 23, batting .381 (40x105) with 18 runs scored, 10 doubles, 2 triples, 4 home runs, 28 RBI, 14 walks, 3 stolen bases and a .446 OBP. He has raised his season average from .114 to .314. Kivleh
consecutive on-base streak is the longest on the team and trails only John Andreoli-TNS (30, 4/6-5/11/14) for the Southern League lead. SS
currently has an 11-game hit streak, batting .341 (14x41) with 7 runs scored, 8 RBI, 1 walk and 2 stolen bases. It his his 5th hitting streak this season of at least 7 games (last: 13 G, 5/25-6/7). He has also hit safely in 24 of his last 25 games, batting .324 (33x102) with 16 runs scored, 5 doubles, 1 triple, 18 RBI, 2 walks and 4 stolen base. INF
currently has a 7-game hit streak, batting .480 (12x25) with 4 runs scored, 2 doubles, 1 home run and 3 RBI. Since May 24, Marder has hit safely in 20 of 23 games with 10 multi-hit efforts, batting .381 (32x84) with 16 runs scored, 5 doubles, 2 triples, 3 home runs, 12 RBI and 5 walks. C
is batting .352 (31x88) with 16 runs scored, 7 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 12 RBI, 8 walks and 4 stolen bases in 23 games. During this stretch, since May 11, he has raised his season average from .224 to .293. OF
has hit safely in 12 of his last 13 games with 8 multi-hit efforts, batting .435 (20x46) with 10 runs scored, 3 doubles, 2 triples, 3 RBI, 3 walks and 5 stolen bases. Since May 22, RH
is 2-1 with a 2.43 ERA (9 ER, 33.1 IP) in his last 6 starts. During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .264 average (34x129), while walking 8 and striking out 24.
PETERSON PROMOTED TO AA JACKSON
was promoted from A High Desert to AA Jackson on June 24. In order to make room for Peterson on the Jackson roster, INF Mickey Wiswall was released from his minor league player contract. In 65 games with the Mavericks, Peterson hit .326 (89x273) with 51 runs scrored, 23 doubles, 1 triple, 18 home runs, 73 RBI, 23 walks and 6 stolen bases. At the time of his promotion, he ranked among the California League leaders in nearly every offensive category, including slugging percentage (1st/.615), total bases (1st/168), RBI (1st/71), extra-base hits (T1st/42), home runs (2nd/18), doubles (3rd/23), hits (T5th/89) and average (6th/.326). Since May 8, Peterson leads all minor league players with 57 RBI, while ranking 2nd with 16 home runs. Peterson hit 16 of his 18 home runs with High Desert over 37 games (5/11-6/23). He hit safely in each of his final 10 games with 8 mutli-hit efforts, batting .442 (19x43) with 11 runs scored, 7 doubles, 6 home runs, 22 RBI, 5 walks and 1 stolen base (6/9-23). He also hit safely 20 of his last 22 games, batting .424 (39x92) with 22 runs scored, 13 doubles, 9 home runs, 35 RBI, 11 walks and 2 stolen bases (5/28-/623). Between May 8 and June 23 he hit .363 (61x168) with 36 runs scored, 19 doubles, 16 home runs, 57 RBI, 17 walks and 4 stolen bases. During this stretch he has raised his season batting average from .267 to .326.
SOUTHERN ALL-STAR GAME RECAP
: The Southern League rallied for 2 runs in the bottom of the 9th inning, but fell short ast the North defeated the South 6-4 in the Southern League All-Star game on Tuesday night. Jackson SS
batted lead off for the North Division All-Stars, going 2-for-5 in the game. RH
(1.0,1,0,0,0,1) tossed a scoreless 6th inning, allowing 1 hit and striking out 1.
: After managing High Desert in 2013,
will take over as manager of the Mariners affiliate in the Southern League, the Jackson Generals. Horner enters his 8th season with the Mariners (2005-10, 2013-current), but second as manager since returning to the organization prior to last season. Pitching coach
returns to Jackson after spending the 2013 season with the High Desert Mavericks. Painter enters his 9th season with the Mariners, including his 4th with Jackson (2010-12). Entering his 4th season with the Mariners organization,
will serve as the Generals hitting coach. The rest of his staff will include athletic trainer
and performance coach