TODAY’S GAME:The Generals and BayBears play a double-header today at Pringles Park, with first pitch of game one set for 12:05 p.m. The Generals have won the series taking each of the first 3 games. Jackson is 2-2 in 7-inning games this season.
WALL FALLS: During the storm that postponed yesterday’s game with Mobile and sizable piece of the centerfield wall was blown down (see picture). A crew led by Generals GM Jason Compton worked into the night to get the wall ready for play today.
TOPS IN THE LEAGUE: The Generals have the best record in the Southern League, 26-17 and also lead the league with a 2.78 ERA. The next closest to Jackson is Mississippi with a 3.23 ERA
WHO’S HOT?: INF Eric Campbell has hit safely in 7 straight games with 3 multi-hit games, batting .367 (11×30) with 8 runs scored, 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run and 8 RBI.
– LH Bobby LaFromboise has allowed only 1 earned run in his last 17.2 innings in relief (0.51 ERA). During his last 12 relief appearances he has limited opponents to a .175 average (11×63), while walking 4 and striking out 22.
– LH Brian Moran has allowed only 1 earned run in 20.1 innings in relief, going 1-2 with a 0.44 ERA in 15 games. Moran has limited oppnents to a .239 average (17×71) with 3 walks and 18 strikeouts. He currently leads all relievers in the Southern League with the lowest walk per 9.0 innings (0.93).
*Game two will begin 30 minutes after the conclusion of game one*
Today’s Doubleheader: Jackson Generals (SEA) 26-17, 1st North vs Mobile BayBears (ARI) 24-19, 1st South
Site: Pringles Park, Jackson, TN
Game 1: RHP Brandon Maurer (2-0, 4.39) vs. LHP Tyler Skaggs (1-3, 3.57)
Game 2: RHP Taijuan Walker (3-1, 1.83) vs. RHP Brett Lorin (0-3, 3.56)
Time: 12:05 p.m.
Radio: GAMEDAY AUDIO and TuneIn Radio App. is available / MILB.TV is also available
Promotions: School Day
Live Stats: Live pitch-by-pitch coverage will be available on MILB GAMEDAY
Game Information: | Game Notes 5-21 vs Mobile
Generals Blog: Inside the Jackson Generals