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Smokies drop series finale to Jackson, 2-1

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies were defeated by the Jackson Generals 2-1 on Thursday night. It was Tennessee’s third straight loss. Zach Hedges got the start for the Smokies, his first start in Double-A this season. Hedges pitched 3.2 innings, allowing one run on four hits and striking out four. …

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Smokies fall at home to Jackson, 6-2

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies lost 6-2 to the Jackson Generals on Wednesday night at Smokies Stadium. Tennessee’s bullpen gave up its first runs after throwing 34.1 consecutive scoreless innings. Jackson jumped out to a quick lead in the top of the first inning. The Generals scored one run on …

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Smokies drop one to Generals, 6-2

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies were defeated by the Jackson Generals 6-2 on Tuesday night. The loss broke a three-game winning streak by the Smokies. Michael Rucker got the start for the Smokies and struggled from the get-go. Rucker lasted just four innings, allowing six runs on nine hits and …

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Smokies knock off Generals

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies defeated the Jackson Generals 4-1 on Monday night at Smokies Stadium. It was the Smokies second straight win over the Generals and their third win in-a-row. Thomas Hatch got the start for the Smokies and shut down the Generals for much of his outing. Hatch …

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MENCS: Elder Busch wins for first time in ’18

(MRN) Kurt Busch mastered two late restarts on Saturday before pulling away to claim his first victory of the season at Bristol Motor Speedway, clinching a spot in the playoffs that open next month in Las Vegas. Busch got the jump on teammate Clint Bowyer as the green flag flew …

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XFS: Larson dominates at Bristol

(MRN) Chip Ganassi Racing’s Kyle Larson rolled to a lopsided victory on Friday night in Bristol, winning each of the first two stages and leading a race-high 202 laps on the way to his twelfth series win. In addition to full-time Cup Series duties in 2018, Larson is running a …

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