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Smokies fall at Pensacola 7-6 in 12 inning affair

(Tennessee Smokies game summary–submitted) The Tennessee Smokies (30-35) and Pensacola Blue Wahoos (37-29) played a series opener featuring four ties and five lead changes that was ultimately won 7-6 by Pensacola in 12 innings. The Smokies jumped out to a pair of early leads. Jhonny Pereda started the scoring with …

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Two more Smokies named to Southern League All-Star Game

(Tennessee Smokies press release) The Southern League has announced that Wyatt Short and Roberto Caro have been named Southern League All-Stars. Short and Caro join five of their teammates as last week the league announced that Smokies’ pitcher Cory Abbott, pitcher Craig Brooks, pitcher Tyson Miller, catcher P.J. Higgins, and …

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Smokies fall, 6-1, to Lookouts in series finale

(Tennessee Smokies game summary–submitted) The Tennessee Smokies (30-34) did not have an answer for the Chattanooga Lookouts’ (35-28) 13 total hits in a 6-1 series finale loss Tuesday night at Smokies Stadium.  The Smokies struck first in the game for the 17th time at home this season. Charcer Burks led …

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Smokies even series with 4-1 win Monday

(Tennessee Smokies) After a shutout win Sunday, the Tennessee Smokies’ (30-33) pitching staff kept the Chattanooga Lookouts’ (34-28) bats quiet again in a 4-1 win at Smokies Stadium on Monday night.  After a scoreless first frame, the Smokies drew first blood in the second inning. A pair of singles from …

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5 Smokies named to All-Star squad

(Tennessee Smokies press release) The Southern League has announced that five Tennessee Smokies players have been named Southern League Mid-Season All-Stars for the 2019 Southern League All-Star Game. The All-Star Game will be played on Tuesday, June 18 at MGM Park in Biloxi, Mississippi. Representing the Smokies are pitcher Cory …

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GOTS: Biffle makes successful return to Trucks

(MRN) Greg Biffle won Friday night’s caution-filled SpeedyCash.com 400 at Texas Motor Speedway in his first NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series start since 2004. Biffle, who last made a NASCAR national series start in the Monster Energy Cup Series in 2016, held off Matt Crafton for his 17th career Truck …

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