Game Central (Thursday, July 10) vs. Birmingham

Game #90: Jackson Generals 7-13 (38-51) vs. Birmingham Barons 11-8 (40-49)
Time/Place: 7:05 pm CT | The Ballpark at Jackson | Jackson, Tennessee
Promotions: Dollar Night (MobileNation), Post Game Karaoke
Pitching Match-Up: LHP Tyler Olson (3-4, 4.22) vs. RHP Mike Recchia (4-2, 2.83)
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
Live Stats: Live pitch-by-pitch coverage will be available on MILB GAMEDAY
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Generals Blog: Inside the Jackson Generals
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• The Generals open a 5-game homestand tonight against the Birmingham Barons in Jackson…are coming off a series win at Huntsville (3-2) and have won 3 of 4…also are 3-2 against Birmingham this season and will play the Barons 10 times in the final 50 games.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at or TuneIn Radio.

• SS Ketel Marte recorded 3 hits and 3B D.J. Peterson recorded his 3rd home run as Jackson defeated Huntsville 7-4 in a 6 inning rain-shortened game on Tuesday night.
• Marte (3×4, R, 3B, 3 RBI) and LF Patrick Kivlehan (2×3, R, RBI) each recorded multi-hit efforts as part of an 11-hit attack by the Generals. Peterson (1×4, R, HR, RBI) hit his 3rd home run in his last 4 games with the Generals. He currently leads all Mariners farmhands with 21 home runs this season (18 with High Desert).
• Starter Cam Hobson (5.0,6,4,4,0,1,HR) recorded his 5th win of the season, allowing 4 runs on 6 hits in 5.0 innings. RH David Colvin (0.1,0,0,0,0,0) retired the only batters faced in the 6th inning before the game was called to earn his 3rd save.

• The Generals batted .321 (45×140) over their last 4 games in Huntsville, winning 3 of those, scoring 24 runs on 45 hits with 6 doubles, 3 triples and 7 home runs.
• Jackson now ranks 5th in the league doubles (159), 2nd in triples (30), 4th in slugging (.384) and T-3rd in batting (.261) on the season.

• 3B D.J. Peterson homered on Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday in Huntsville and hit safely in 12 of 13 games with Jackson, batting .283 (15×53) with 5 runs scored, 2 doubles, 3 home runs, 7 RBI and 3 walks.

• This week’s transactions – On Monday LHP Nick Hill was placed on the DL and RHP Matt Brazis (BRAY-zus) was added from A+ High Desert…On Tuesday C John Hicks was promoted to AAA Tacoma and C Steve Baron was added from A+ High Desert.
• Hot Hitting July – After batting .294 as a team in June, the Generals are currently batting .271, which ranks 3rd in the league. The 8 home runs also ranks 3rd in the league.
• INF Dan Paolini has hit safely in all 7 games he has appeared in July, batting .458 (11×24) with 5 runs scored, 4 doubles, 1 home run, 5 RBI and 2 walks.
• OF Leon Landry has hit safely in 11 of his last 12 games, batting .321 (17×53) with 8 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 triple, 2 RBI and 5 stolen bases. Since June 7, Landry has hit safely in 23 of his last 26 games with 13 multi-hit efforts, batting .359 (37×103) with 18 runs scored, 6 doubles, 3 triples, 5 RBI, 3 walks and 10 stolen bases. During this 26 game stretch he has raised his season average from .236 to .284.
• OF Julio Morban has hit safely in 11 of his last 14 games with 7 multi-hit efforts, batting .340 (18×53) with 6 runs scored, 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run, 4 RBI and 5 walks.

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