Game Central (Thursday, May 29) at Mobile

Game #52/53: Jackson Generals (21-30) at Mobile BayBears  (31-20) | 4:05 pm CT | Hank Aaron Stadium
Pitching Match-Up:
Game 1: RHP Victor Sanchez (1-1, 5.56) vs. RHP Charles Brewer (1-0, 1.29)
Game 2: RHP Trevor Miller (3-5, 4.56) vs. RHP Willy Paredes (2-1, 2.49)
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: None
Live Stats: Live pitch-by-pitch coverage will be available on MILB GAMEDAY
Generals Videos: Watch Generals Highlights and Features
Generals Blog: Inside the Jackson Generals
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Game 1 Lineup

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GAME NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals continue the 10-game, 2 city road trip (3-4) with game 3 and 4 of the 5-game series at Mobile (1-1)…this will be the 2nd doubleheader of the season (1-1)…dropped 3 of 5 in Jacksonville in first leg of 10-game road trip…have dropped 7 straight series’ after winning the first 3 of the year.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• The Generals and BayBears were postponed on Wednesday due to rain.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• A rare 1-run win – The 5-4 12 inning victory on Tuesday was just the 2nd 1-run victory of the season, improving to 2-6.
• Black Jack – INF Jack Marder is 8×13 (.615), with 5 runs, 1 double, 1 triple, 1 home run and 3 RBI over his 4-game hit streak.
• Settling In – INF Patrick Kivlehan is on a 6-game hitting streak batting .391 (9×23) over his last 6 games with 3 runs, 1 triple, 1 double, 1 home run and 3 RBI.
• Double-digit hits – Recorded double-digit hits in 5 of 7 games on road trip and 9 of last 12 games overall.
• Toughest to strikeout – Jack Marder (1/11.23) ranks 1st while Jamal Austin (1/9.00) and Ketel Marte (1/8.67) is 4th toughest to strikeout in the Southern League.
• Throwing Strikes- Stephen Kohlscheen (1.04), Kyle Hunter (1.16) and Mayckol Guaipe (1.59) rank 1st, 3rd and 4th among SL relievers in fewest walks per 9 IP
• Giving up the long ball – Jackson pitching has surrendered 43 home runs which is 2nd-most in the league this season. (Huntsville, 1st – 46).
• Tough May – last in the league with a 8-17 record during the month of May.

THE RELIEVING MACHINE:
• RH Stephen Kohlscheen has not allowed an earned run in 14 of his 18 relief appearances this season, going 1-1 with 3 saves and a 1.38 ERA (4 ER, 26.0 IP). He has limited opponents to a .224 (22×98) average, while walking 3 and striking out 27.

PAOLINI, WISWALL EXTEND HIT STREAKS TUESDAY:
• INF Dan Paolini currently has an 9-game hitting streak, batting .325 (13×40) with 5 runs, 5 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home ruS, 8 RBI and a .386 OBP during the streak.
• INF Mickey Wiswall has a 10-game hitting streak, batting .375(15×40) with 9 runs, 2 doubles, 3 home runs,10 RBI and a .370 OBP.

Top Current Hitting Streaks in the Southern League
Mickey Wiswall (JXN) 10 (5/11-current)
Dan Paolini (JXN) 9 (5/16-current)

EXTRA EXTRA:
• The Generals played their 5th extra inning game last night improving to 2-3 in those games. The 4 hours, 4 minute duration was the 2nd-longest of the season. It was the 2nd of the road trip (12 inning 3-2 loss 5/22@JAX). Last night there were 3 extra inning games in the Southern League. MIS 3, PNS 2 (11), HVL 2, TNS 1 (10).

RETURN OF THE MEGABOWL IN MOBILE:
• The Generals and BayBears meet for their 2nd series at Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile. The clubs will meet 20 times this season including 15 games in Mobile.
• The BayBears took 4 of 5 from Jackson April 24-28, out-scoring the Generals 29-8 over the five games. .

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