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Smokies-Barons rained out Monday

(Tennessee Smokies)  The Tennessee Smokies’ scheduled game Monday evening against the Birmingham Barons at Regions Field has been postponed due to rain. The contest will be made up as part of a to doubleheader at Smokies Stadium when the two meet again in June. Todays matchup will be made up …

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CWTS: Busch wins at Charlotte

(MRN) Kyle Busch led a race-high ninety laps, including the final forty-five, and claimed a dominating victory Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He started fourth but had his first lead of the night on Lap-3, and motored on to his second straight victory of the season and the forty-eighth …

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MENCS: Kyle Busch wins 1st All-Star Race

(MRN) Kyle Busch took the green flag and took charge of the race on the night’s final restart Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, storming into the lead with a bold three-wide move to the inside that put Brad Keselowski and Jimmie Johnson in his rear-view mirror. The Joe Gibbs Racing …

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Smokies split doubleheader at Birmingham

A doubleheader split between the Smokies and Barons will set up a rubber match in tonight’s matchup. Ian Rice got the Smokies on the board first in the second inning of game number one. The teams designated hitter smoked a line drive two run home run to left field that just …

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Smkies open up at Barons with 2-1 win

(Tennessee Smokies)  Tennessee pitching continues to feast on the mound against Birmingham after another fantastic effort in a 2-1 win. Tennessee had shut out Birmingham in three straight matchups in the month of April, and while Birmingham did put a run on the scoreboard today, it didn’t go down as …

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Smokies fall to Biscuits, hit road for Birmingham

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies couldn’t knock in timely runs, and lost four of five to the Biscuits in a 3-2 series finale loss. Zach Hedges took the mound for the Smokies having won five straight decisions. The right-hander ran into trouble in the third inning. The Biscuits put a …

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