Game Central (Saturday, August 23) vs. Chattanooga

Game #131: Jackson Generals 27-34 (58-71) vs, Chattanooga Lookouts 29-30 (55-74)
Time/Place: 6:05 pm CT | Ballpark at Jackson | Jackson, Tennessee
Pitching Match-Up: LHP Cam Hobson (8-9, 3.93) vs. RHP Nick Struck (4-6, 5.46)
Promotions: SEC Night w/ Ticket Giveaways, Fireworks (96.5 ESPN), Poster Giveaway, Pregame Team Photo and Autograph Session, Mutual-Live Postgame Concert
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
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 NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals continue their final homestand of the season, with game 2 of a 5-game series with the Chattanooga Lookouts. Jackson is 5.0 games back in the North standings with 9 to play…Jackson closes the season with a 5-game road series at Montgomery (8/28-9/1)
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• RF Jordy Lara hit a 2-run home run with 1-out in the bottom of the 7th inning, but it wasn’t enough as Jackson fell to Chattanooga 7-3 on Friday night.
• Lara (1×4, R, HR, 2 RBI) hit his 4th home run with Jackson and 26th overall this season. LF Dario Pizzano (2×3, RBI, BB) recorded the Generals only multi-hit contest.
• Starter Tyler Pike (3.0,8,6,6,3,1) recorded his 4th loss with Jackson, allowing 6 runs on 8 hits over 3.0 innings. LH Kyle Hunter (2.2,3,1,1,0,1) allowed 1 run in the 4th inning, while RH Matt Brazis (1.1,0,0,0,0,3) and RH Mayckol Guaipe (2.0,1,0,0,0,3) combined to strikeout 6 batters over the final 3.1 scoreless 

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU (MAY) ALREADY KNOW that 2011 General Kyle Seager hit his team-leading 19th homer of the season Tuesday for the Mariners in Philly, but DID YOU KNOW? that Seager needs one more HR to become the first Mariners player since Raul Ibañez (2005-2008) to record 20+ HR in at least 3 consecutive seasons. He would also join Ken Griffey Jr. and Jim Presley as the only Mariners players with 20+ HR in 3 of first 4 MLB seasons.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• “LOOKOUT” It has been a while – The Generals are facing the Chattanooga Lookouts for the first time since a series April 19-23 in Jackson. The Generals are 5-6 against Chattanooga and 2-4 in Jackson this season.
• Familiar Names for Lookouts – Friday’s 1B Alex Liddi, once a top prospect for the Mariners played in 134 games for Jackson in 2010, batting .281 with 15 home runs, 37 doubles, 8 triples, and had a .353 on-base percentage. The now 26-year-old wa a 2010 SL All-Star.
• Chattanooga SS Corey Seager is the youngest brother of former General and current M’s All-Star 3B Kyle Seager. Corey was the Dodgers 1st round pick, 18th overall in 2012. He is rated by Baseball America as LA’s No.2 overall prospect. Kyle’s middle brother Justin currently plays for Seattle’s Low-A affiliate in Clinton.
• Leading the SL in Homers Since July 1st – After hitting just 40 home runs over their first 81 games, Jackson has hit 46 home runs over their last 49 games since July 1st which leads the SouthernLeague in that period of time. The Generals have hit 25 home runs in August and 10 in their last 6 games.
• Olson finishing strong – Over his last 4 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 3-1 with a 1.09 ERA (3 ER, 24.2 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .223 (21×94) average, while walking 4 and striking out 20. After going 3-5 with a 4.56 ERA (36 ER, 71.0 IP) over his first 13 AA starts, Olson is 5-2 with a 2.41 ERA (11 ER, 41.0 IP) over his last 7 starts.
• RH Trevor Miller has not allowed an earned run in his last 21.2 innings over 9 relief appearances. During this stretch, since July 24, he has limited opponents to a .192 (14×73) average, while walking 4 and striking out 18.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• INF Jordy Lara has hit safely in each of his last 6 games, batting .320 (8×25) with 3 runs scored, 2 doubles, 3 home runs and 8 RBI.
• OF Dario Pizzano has a hit in 7 of his last 8 games batting .370 (10×27), with 4 doubles, 1 home run and 6 RBI.

KIVLEHAN, LARA & PETERSON PUTTING UP BIG NUMBERS:
• Overall this season, Patrick Klvlehan, Jordy Lara and D.J. Peterson have put up impressive numbers that rank among the best in MiLB. Here is how they rank in all of MiLB and the Seattle Mariners organization. Lara currently is 1st in all of MiLB in hits with 169 this season. Peterson and Lara are the first two Mariners farmhands to reach 100 RBI’s this season.

RBI Totals:
Player RBI’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J. Peterson 102 3rd 1st
Jordy Lara 101 4th 2nd
Patrick Kivlehan 98 T-6th 3rd

Home Run Totals:
Player HR’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J Peterson 28 T-11th 2nd
Jordy Lara 26 — 3rd
Patrick Kivlehan 19 — 4th

Batting Average Totals
Player AVG MiLB Rank Org Rank
Jordy Lara .341 T-14th 1st
Patrick Kivlehan .299 — 6th
Tyler Marlette .296 — T-7th
D.J. Peterson .296 — T-7th

Game Central (Friday, August 22) vs. Chattanooga

Game #130: Jackson Generals 27-33 (58-71) vs, Chattanooga Lookouts 28-31 (74-55)
Time/Place: 7:05 pm CT | Ballpark at Jackson | Jackson, Tennessee
Pitching Match-Up: LHP Tyler Pike (3-3, 7.65) vs. RHP Andres Santiago (4-8, 5.02)
Promotions: Childhood Cancer Awareness Night w/ Ellie’s Hats & Vs. Cancer Foundation, Free Cash Friday, Flat Screen Friday
Radio: Web Only | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
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 NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The begin their final homestand of the season, with game 1 of a 5-game series with the Chattanooga Lookouts. Jackson is 5.0 games back in the North standings with 10 to play..
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• DH Jordy Lara and C Carlton Tanabe each drove in a run in the 6th inning as Jackson defeated Huntsville 3-2 on Thursday night. • Lara (2×4, 2B, RBI) recorded the team’s only multi-hit hit game, while Tanabe (1×4, 2B, RBI) recorded the Generals only other run with a RBI double.
• Starter Victor Sanchez (7.2,4,2,2,1,3) recorded his 7th win of the season, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits over 7.2 innings. Sanchez held the Stars scoreless over the first 6.0 inning, before allowing a run in each the 7th and 8th innings. His 7.2 innings is the 4th-longest outing in his career.
• RH Trevor Miller (1.1,1,0,0,0,1) allowed only 1 hit in 1.1 scoreless innings to pick up his 4th save.

MORE ON SANCHEZ:
• Since July 1, RH Victor Sanchez is 4-1 with a 3.02 ERA (20 ER, 59.2 IP) in 10 starts. During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .234 (51×218) average, while walking 17 and striking out 43.

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU (MAY) ALREADY KNOW that the Generals and Lookouts are meeting for the first time since April 23rd, but DID YOU KNOW? that only 12 of Jackson’s current 25-man roster were active the last time the two clubs met.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• “LOOKOUT” It has been a while – The Generals are facing the Chattanooga Lookouts for the first time since a series April 19-23 in Jackson. The Generals are 5-5 against Chattanooga and 2-3 in Jackson this season.
• The Generals are batting .225 with 42 runs scored, while the Lookouts are hitting .210 and have tallied 44 runs in the 10-game season series so far.
• Leading the SL in Homers Since July 1st – After hitting just 40 home runs over their first 81 games, Jackson has hit 45 home runs over their last 48 games since July 1st which leads the Southern League in that period of time. The Generals have hit 24 home runs in August and 9 in their last 5 games.
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (5-6) including 5 more home games against Chattanooga (8/22-8/26) with a road trip to Montgomery to close season (8/28-9/1). 5 of the final 10 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 34-32 against their remaining opponents.
• Olson finishing strong – Over his last 4 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 3-1 with a 1.09 ERA (3 ER, 24.2 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .223 (21×94) average, while walking 4 and striking out 20. After going 3-5 with a 4.56 ERA (36 ER, 71.0 IP) over his first 13 AA starts, Olson is 5-2 with a 2.41 ERA (11 ER, 41.0 IP) over his last 7 starts.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 19.2 innings (11G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .191 (13×68) average, while walking 5 and striking 11.
• RH Trevor Miller has not allowed an earned run in his last 21.2 innings over 9 relief appearances. During this stretch, since July 24, he has limited opponents to a .192 (14×73) average, while walking 4 and striking out 18.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• INF Jordy Lara has hit safely in each of his last 5 games, batting .333 (7×21) with 2 runs scored, 2 doubles, 2 home runs and 6 RBI.
• OF Dario Pizzano has a hit in 6 of his last 7 games batting .333 (8×24), with 4 doubles, 1 home run and 5 RBI.
• OF Leon Landry has recorded a hit in 10 of his last 12 games, batting .319 (15×47) with 8 runs scored, 2 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 1 RBI, 2 walks and 1 stolen base.

KIVLEHAN, LARA & PETERSON PUTTING UP BIG NUMBERS:
• Overall this season, Patrick Klvlehan, Jordy Lara and D.J. Peterson have put up impressive numbers that rank among the best in MiLB. Here is how they rank in all of MiLB and the Seattle Mariners organization. Lara currently is T-1st in all of MiLB in hits with 168 this season.

RBI Totals:
Player RBI’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J. Peterson 102 3rd 1st
Jordy Lara 99 4th 2nd
Patrick Kivlehan 98 T-4th 3rd

Home Run Totals:
Player HR’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J Peterson 28 T-10th 2nd
Jordy Lara 25 — 3rd
Patrick Kivlehan 19 — 4th

Batting Average Totals
Player AVG MiLB Rank Org Rank
Jordy Lara .342 T-14th 1st
Patrick Kivlehan .301 — 6th
D.J. Peterson .296 — 7th

Game Central (Thursday, August 21) at Huntsville

Game #129: Jackson Generals 26-33 (57-71) at Huntsville Stars  28-31 (74-55)
Time/Place: 6:30 pm CT | Joe Davis Stadium | Huntsville, Alabama
Pitching Match-Up: RHP Victor Sanchez (6-5, 3.88) vs. LHP Brent Suter (10-8, 4.19)
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 NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals conclude a 5-game road series at Huntsville (1-3) with game 5 of the set…this is Jackson’s 5th and final series with Huntsville this season and are 12-12 overall against the Stars and 5-9 at Joe Davis Stadium.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• Every Jackson batter had a hit as the Generals out-hit Huntsville Wednesday night, 14-6, but fell 6-4 at Joe Davis Stadium.
• 1B Dan Paolini (3×5, 2B) led the way with 3 hits, including his team-leading 29th double, while CF Leon Landry (2×4), SS Tyler Smith (2×5) and RF Jordy Lara (2×5, HR, 2 RBI) collected 2 hits each.
• C Tyler Marlette (1×4, HR) and 2B Patrick Brady hit back-to-back solo homers in the top of the 4th inning cut the lead to 4-2 and Lara hit a 2-run home run in the 9th to trim the defecit to 6-4, but the 3 home runs were not enough.
• Jackson stranded 14 runners on base and finished 0-for-12 with runners in scoring position.
• Starter Stephen Landazuri ( 2.2,2,4,4,4,1) suffered the loss and RH Stephen Shackleford (2.1,3,2,2,1,1) allowed 2 runs in relief. LH Nick Hill (2.0,1,0,0,0,4) and RH Mayckol Guaipe (1.0,0,0,0,0,1) tossed 3.0 scoreless innings of relief.

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU (MAY) ALREADY KNOW that Tyler Marlette hit a home run for his first Double-A hit Wednesday, but DID YOU KNOW? that the last General that had his first hit a home run was Jabari Blash on August 2, 2013 at Mobile. That was Blash’s first overall at-bat.

ODDS AND ENDS:
Final Trip to Huntsville for Jackson – Tonight marks the final game between Jackson and Huntsville at Joe Davis Stadium. The franchise is moving to a brand new ballpark in Biloxi, MS for 2015.
• The Generals are 12-12 against Huntsville this season and are batting .282 with 21 home runs. The Stars are batting .255 against Jackson and the Generals have out-scored the Stars 114-100 in the 24 games.
Leading the SL in Homers Since July 1st – After hitting just 40 home runs over their first 81 games, Jackson has hit 45 home runs over their last 47 games since July 1st which leads the Southern League in that period of time. The Generals have hit 24 home runs in August and 9 in their last 4 games.
The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (4-6) including 5 more home games against Chattanooga (8/22-8/26) with current road trip to Huntsville and Montgomery. 6 of the final 11 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 33-32 against their remaining opponents.
Olson gets the win in game 1 on Tuesday – Over his last 4 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 3-1 with a 1.09 ERA (3 ER, 24.2 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .223 (21×94) average, while walking 4 and striking out 20. After going 3-5 with a 4.56 ERA (36 ER, 71.0 IP) over his first 13 AA starts, Olson is 5-2 with a 2.41 ERA (11 ER, 41.0 IP) over his last 7 starts.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 19.2 innings (11G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .191 (13×68) average, while walking 5 and striking 11.
• RH Trevor Miller has not allowed an earned run in his last 201 IP over 8 relief app. During this stretch, since July 24, he has limited opponents to a .191 (13×68) AVG, while walking 4 and striking out 17.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• OF Dario Pizzano has a hit in 6 of his last 7 games batting .333 (8×24), with 4 doubles, 1 home run and 5 RBI.
• OF Leon Landry has recorded a hit in 10 of his last 12 games, batting .319 (15×47) with 8 runs scored, 2 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 1 RBI, 2 walks and 1 stolen base.

GENERALS IN SEATTLE:
• The current active Mariners roster features 13 former Generals. 3B Kyle Seager was named an American League All-Star.
•,Roenis Elias, Tom Wilhelmsen, Dominic Leone and Yoervis Medina, Erasmo Ramirez and Taijuan Walker are members of the M’s pitching staff.
• Dustin Ackley, Michael Saunders,, Kyle Seager, Brad Miller, Jesus Sucre, Mike Zunino and Chris Taylor are position players.

KIVLEHAN, LARA & PETERSON PUTTING UP BIG NUMBERS:
• Overall this season, Patrick Klvlehan, Jordy Lara and D.J. Peterson have put up impressive numbers that rank among the best in MiLB. Here is how they rank in all of MiLB and the Seattle Mariners organization. Lara currently is 1st in all of MiLB in hits with 166 this season.

RBI Totals:
Player RBI’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J. Peterson 102 3rd 1st
Patrick Kivlehan 98 T-4th T-2nd
Jordy Lara 98 T-4th T-2nd

Home Run Totals:
Player HR’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J Peterson 28 T-9th T-1st
Jordy Lara 25 — 3rd
Patrick Kivlehan 19 — 4th

Batting Average Totals
Player AVG MiLB Rank Org Rank
Jordy Lara .341 T-16th 1st
Patrick Kivlehan .308 — 4th
D.J. Peterson .296 — 6th

Game Central (Wednesday, August 20) at Huntsville

Game #128: Jackson Generals 26-32 (57-70) at Huntsville Stars  27-31 (73-55)
Time/Place: 6:30 pm CT | Joe Davis Stadium | Huntsville, Alabama
Pitching Match-Up: RHP Stephen Landazuri (6-4, 3.83 vs. RHP Austin Ross (0-2, 3.72)
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 NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals continue a 5-game road series at Huntsville (1-2) with game 4 of the set…this is Jackson’s 5th and final series with Huntsville this season and are 12-11 overall against the Stars and 5-8 at Joe Davis Stadium.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• 3B D.J. Peterson hit 2 home runs and drove in 4 runs as Jackson defeated Huntsville 6-2 in game 1 of a doubleheader on Tuesday.
• Peterson (2×4, 2 R, 2 HR, 4 RBI) recorded his 4th career multi-home run game, but first with Jackson (last: 5/23/14 at Bakersfield w/High Desert). He hit a 1-out, 2-run home run in the 3rd inning and 2-out, 2-run blast in the 4th inning. CF Patrick Kivlehan (2×4, R) recorded the team’s only other multi-hit effort, while RF Jabari Blash (1×3, R, HR, RBI, BB) and LF Dan Paolini (1×2, RBI, BB) each drove in 1 of the Generals 6 runs.
• Starter Tyler Olson (5.1,7,2,2,0,4,HR) earned his 8th win of the season, allowing 2 runs on 7 hits over 5.1 innings. RH Trevor Miller (1.2,1,0,0,2,0,WP) picked up his 3rd save of the season, allwong only 1 hits and 2 walks over 1.2 scoreless innings.
• In the nightcap, DH D.J. Peterson drove in the Generals runs as Jackson lost to Huntsville 1-2 in 8.0 innings. Peterson (2×3, RBI) led the team with 2 hits, while CF Leon Landry (1×3, R, 3B) and 1B Jordy Lara (1×3, 2B) each had 1 of the Generals 4 hits.
• Starter Moises Hernandez (3.2,3,1,1,0,1) allowed 1 run on 3 hits in 3.2 innings, but did not factor into the decision. LH Kyle Hunter (2.1,1,0,0,1,2) held the Stars scoreless over 2.1 innings, while RH Matt Brazis (1.1,2,1,1,2,2) recorded the loss after allowing a run with only 1 out in the bottom of the 8th 

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU (MAY) ALREADY KNOW that Leon Landry hit his 3rd triple in his last 4 games in game two last night, but DID YOU KNOW? that Landry is now T-3rd in club history with 9 this season and 1 behind last year’s 10 hit by James 

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Final Trip to Huntsville for Jackson – With the Huntsville franchise moving to a brand new ballpark in Biloxi, MS for 2015, this is the Jackson franchises final trip to Joe Davis Stadium.
• The Generals are 12-11 against Huntsville this season and are batting .279 with 18 home runs. The Stars are batting .256 against Jackson and the Generals have out-scored the Stars 110-94 in the 23 games.
• Homer Happy Generals – After blasting 6 home runs in the first 3 games of the series at Huntsville, Jackson has 40 home runs over their last 46 games since July 1st, ranking T-1st in the SL. Birmingham is tied with Jackson.
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (4-5) including 5 more home games against Chattanooga (8/22-8/26) with current road trip to Huntsville and Montgomery. 6 of the final 11 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 33-31 against their remaining opponents.
• Olson gets the win in game 1 on Tuesday – Over his last 4 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 3-1 with a 1.09 ERA (3 ER, 24.2 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .223 (21×94) average, while walking 4 and striking out 20. After going 3-5 with a 4.56 ERA (36 ER, 71.0 IP) over his first 13 AA starts, Olson is 5-2 with a 2.41 ERA (11 ER, 41.0 IP) over his last 7 starts.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 19.2 innings (11G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .191 (13×68) average, while walking 5 and striking 11.
• RH Trevor Miller has not allowed an earned run in his last 201 IP over 8 relief app. During this stretch, since July 24, he has limited opponents to a .191 (13×68) AVG, while walking 4 and striking out 17.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• OF Dario Pizzano has a hit in 5 of his last 6 games batting .368 (7×19), with 4 doubles, 1 home run and 5 RBI.
• OF Leon Landry has recorded a hit in 9 of his last 11 games, batting .302 (13×43) with 8 runs scored, 2 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 1 RBI, 1 walk and 1 stolen base.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan has hit safely in 9 of his last 11 games, batting .326 (14×43) with 9 runs scored, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 8 RBI and 2 walks.

KIVLEHAN, LARA & PETERSON PUTTING UP BIG NUMBERS:
• Overall this season, Patrick Klvlehan, Jordy Lara and D.J. Peterson have put up impressive numbers. Here is how they rank in all of MiLB and the Seattle Mariners organization. Lara currently is 1st in all of MiLB in hits with 163 this season. T

RBI Totals:
Player RBI’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J. Peterson 102 3rd 1st
Patrick Kivlehan 98 T-4th 2nd
Jordy Lara 96 T-6th 3rd

Home Run Totals:
Player HR’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J Peterson 28 T-9th T-1st
Jordy Lara 24 — 3rd
Patrick Kivlehan 19 — 4th

Game Central (Tuesday, August 19) at Huntsville – Doubleheader

Game #126/127: Jackson Generals 25-31 (56-69) at Huntsville Stars  26-30 (72-54)
Time/Place: 5:30 pm CT | Joe Davis Stadium | Huntsville, Alabama
Pitching Match-Ups: 
Game 1: LHP Tyler Olson (7-7, 3.80) vs. RHP LHP Jed Bradley (5-6, 3.89)
Game 2: RHP Moises Hernandez (0-7, 5.57) vs.RHP Jacob Barnes (2-5, 4.36)
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
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 NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals look to stop a 4-game losing streak with a doubleheader which includes game 2 and 3 of the 5-game road series at Huntsville (0-1)…this is Jackson’s 5th and final series with Huntsville this season and are 11-9 overall against the Stars and 4-7 at Joe Davis Stadium.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• On Monday, the Generals and Stars were postponed due to inclement weather and heavy rains in Huntsville.

HOMER HAPPY GENERALS:
• After 3 home runs on Sunday, Jackson currently has a league-leading 18 homers in the month of August and despite ranking 7th with 79 on the season, they rank T-1st with Birmingham, blasting 39 long balls since July 1st.

RARE RAIN OUT FOR GENERALS:
• In the Southern Leagu, rain outs become quite common, but for Jackson this was the first rain out since July 14th at home against Birmingham and 5th on the season.
• The Generals have been washed out just 3 times at home this season which is T-2nd fewest in the league this season.

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU (MAY) ALREADY KNOW that C Tyler Marlette was promoted from High Desert on Monday, but DID YOU KNOW? that he will be the 53rd player to wear a Generals uniform this season. The most since 2010 when 56 players played for Jackson.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Final Trip to Huntsville for Jackson – With the Huntsville franchise moving to a brand new ballpark in Biloxi, MS for 2015, this is the Jackson franchises final trip to Joe Davis Stadium.
• The Generals are 11-10 against Huntsville this season and are batting .283 with 15 home runs. The Stars are batting .256 against Jackson and the Generals have out-scored the Stars 103-90 in the 21 games.
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (3-4) including 5 more home games against Chattanooga (8/22-8/26) with road trips to Huntsville and Montgomery. 8 of the final 13 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 32-30 against their remaining opponents.
• Today’s G1 starter Tyler Olson off to a great start in August -
• Over his last 3 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 2-1 with a 0.47 ERA (1 ER, 19.1 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .200 (14×70) average, while walking 4 and striking out 16.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 16.1 innings (9G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .193 (11×57) average, while walking 4 and striking 7.
• RHP Trevor Miller earned his 2nd save in his last 3 outings Tuesday night. Miller is now 2-1, with a 1.64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts and 11 walks in 14 games as a reliever. As a starter, Miller is 3-7, with a 5.45 ERA, with 46 strikeouts and 30 walks in 13 starts.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• OF Dario Pizzano currently has a 5-game hit streak, batting .400 (8×20) with 3 runs 4 doubles, 1 home run, 6 RBI and 5 walks.
• OF Leon Landry has recorded a hit in each of his last 8 games, batting .333 (12×36) with 7 runs scored, 2 doubles, 2 triple, 1 home run, 1 RBI, 1 walk and 1 stolen base.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan has hit safely in 13 of his last 15 games, batting .333 (19×57) with 12 runs scored, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 10 RBI, 6 walks and 3 stolen bases.

KIVLEHAN, LARA & PETERSON PUTTING UP BIG NUMBERS:
• Overall this season, Patrick Klvlehan, Jordy Lara and D.J. Peterson have put up impressive numbers. Here is how they rank in all of MiLB and the Seattle Mariners organization. Lara currently is T-1st in all of MiLB in hits with 162 this season. These numbers for each player are between High Desert and Jackson.

RBI Totals:
Player RBI’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
Patrick Kivlehan 98 4th 1st
D.J. Peterson 97 5th 2nd
Jordy Lara 96 6th 3rd

Home Run Totals:
Player HR’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J Peterson 26 T-8th 2nd
Jordy Lara 23 T-10th 3rd
Patrick Kivlehan 19 — 4th

Batting Average Totals
Player AVG MiLB Rank Org Rank
Jordy Lara .341 T-16th 1st
Patrick Kivlehan .308 — 4th
D.J. Peterson .296 — 6th

Game Central (Monday, August 18) at Huntsville

Game #126: Jackson Generals 25-31 (56-69) at Huntsville Stars  26-30 (72-54)
Time/Place: 6:30 pm CT | Joe Davis Stadium | Huntsville, Alabama
Pitching Match-Up: LHP Tyler Olson (7-7, 3.80) vs. RHP Jacob Barnes (2-5, 4.36)
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
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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TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals look to stop a 4-game losing streak with game 2 of a 5-game road series at Huntsville (0-1)…this is Jackson’s 5th and final series with Huntsville this season and are 11-9 overall against the Stars and 4-7 at Joe Davis Stadium.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• DH Dario Pizzano (solo), SS Tyler Smith (2-run) and RF Jordy Lara (3-run) each homered as part of a 6-run 3rd inning, but it wasn’t enough as the Stars scored 8 unanswered runs as Jackson fell to Huntsville 8-6 on Sunday.
• Pizzano (3×4, R, 3B, HR, RBI) and CF Leon Landry (3×5, R, 3B) each led the team with 3 hits, while Smith 92×4, R, HR, 2 RBI, BB) recorded the Generals only other multi-hit game. Lara (1×5, R, HR, 3 RBI) recorded his 16th RBI.
• Starter Cam Hobson (5.2,5,3,2,1,4,HR) allowed 3 runs (2 ER) on 5 hits over 5.2 innings, but did not factor into the decision. RH Stephen Shackleford (1.0,2,1,1,1,0), LH Nick Hill (0.2,2,2,2,0,1) and RH Mayckol Guaipe (0.2,2,2,2,0,0,HR) combined to allow 6 runs (5 ER) over 2.1 innings in relief. Guaipe recorded his 3rd loss of the season, after being charged with 2 runs as part of a 4-run 8th inning.

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU (MAY) ALREADY KNOW that C Tyler Marlette was promoted from High Desert on Monday, but DID YOU KNOW? that he will be the 53rd player to wear a Generals uniform this season. The most since 2010 when 56 players played for Jackson.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Final Trip to Huntsville for Jackson – With the Huntsville franchise moving to a brand new ballpark in Biloxi, MS for 2015, this is the Jackson franchises final trip to Joe Davis Stadium.
• The Generals are 11-10 against Huntsville this season and are batting .283 with 15 home runs. The Stars are batting .256 against Jackson and the Generals have out-scored the Stars 103-90 in the 21 games.
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (3-4) including 5 more home games against Chattanooga (8/22-8/26) with road trips to Huntsville and Montgomery. 8 of the final 13 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 32-30 against their remaining opponents.
• Today’s starter Tyler Olson off to a great start in August -
• Over his last 3 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 2-1 with a 0.47 ERA (1 ER, 19.1 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .200 (14×70) average, while walking 4 and striking out 16.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 16.1 innings (9G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .193 (11×57) average, while walking 4 and striking 7.
• RHP Trevor Miller earned his 2nd save in his last 3 outings Tuesday night. Miller is now 2-1, with a 1.64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts and 11 walks in 14 games as a reliever. As a starter, Miller is 3-7, with a 5.45 ERA, with 46 strikeouts and 30 walks in 13 starts.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• OF Dario Pizzano currently has a 5-game hit streak, batting .400 (8×20) with 3 runs 4 doubles, 1 home run, 6 RBI and 5 walks.
• OF Leon Landry has recorded a hit in each of his last 8 games, batting .333 (12×36) with 7 runs scored, 2 doubles, 2 triple, 1 home run, 1 RBI, 1 walk and 1 stolen base.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan has hit safely in 13 of his last 15 games, batting .333 (19×57) with 12 runs scored, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 10 RBI, 6 walks and 3 stolen bases.

KIVLEHAN, LARA & PETERSON PUTTING UP BIG NUMBERS:
• Overall this season, Patrick Klvlehan, Jordy Lara and D.J. Peterson have put up impressive numbers. Here is how they rank in all of MiLB and the Seattle Mariners organization. Lara currently is T-1st in all of MiLB in hits with 162 this season. These numbers for each player are between High Desert and Jackson.

RBI Totals:
Player RBI’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
Patrick Kivlehan 98 4th 1st
D.J. Peterson 97 5th 2nd
Jordy Lara 96 6th 3rd

Home Run Totals:
Player HR’s MiLB Rank Org Rank
D.J Peterson 26 T-8th 2nd
Jordy Lara 23 T-10th 3rd
Patrick Kivlehan 19 — 4th

Batting Average Totals
Player AVG MiLB Rank Org Rank
Jordy Lara .341 T-16th 1st
Patrick Kivlehan .308 — 4th
D.J. Peterson .296 — 6th

Game Central (Sunday, August 17) at Huntsville

Game #125: Jackson Generals 25-30 (56-68) at Huntsville Stars  25-30 (71-54)
Time/Place: 4:00 pm CT | Joe Davis Stadium | Huntsville, Alabama
Pitching Match-Up: LHP Cam Hobson (8-9, 3.97) vs. RHP Drew Gagnon (9-6, 3.70)
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
Live Stats: Live pitch-by-pitch coverage will be available on MILB GAMEDAY
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GAME NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals begin a 5-game road series tonight with game 1 of the set at Joe Davis Stadium…this is Jackson’s 5th and final series with Huntsville and are 11-9 overall against the Stars and 4-6 at Huntsville.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• The Generals rallied for 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th inning, including a 2-run double by 1B Patrick Kivlehan, but it wasn’t enough as Jackson fell to Birmingham 5-6 on Saturday night.
• Kivlehan (1×4, R, 2B, 2 RBI) led the team with 2 RBI, while SS Tyler Smith (1×4, 2B, RBI), LF Dario Pizzano (1×4, 2B, RBI) and 2B Patrick Brady (1×3, R, HR, RBI) each drove in 1 of the team’s 5 runs.
• Starter Tyler Pike (5.0,8,5,5,2,0,HR) recorded his 3rd loss, allowing 5 runs on 8 hits over 5.0 innings. RH Matt Brazis (3.0,2,1,1,0,3) allowed 1 run 7th inning, while LH Kyle Hunter (1.0,1,0,0,0,2) allowed 1 hit and struck out 2 in a scoreless 9th inning.

LARA LEADING THE MINORS IN HITS:
• Jordy Lara currently has 161 hits this season between High Desert and Jackson, which leads all of the minors…Wilmer Difo of the HagerstownTigers is 2nd with 159…Lara also ranks T-5th in the minors in extra-base hits (62) and 11th in OPS (.987).

GENERALS CLOSE SEASON WITH 21 GAMES IN 21 DAYS:
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (3-3) including 6 more home games (BIR, CHA) with road trips to Huntsville and Montgomery. 11 of the final 16 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 32-28 against their remaining opponents.

KIVLEHAN IS AT THE TOP OF THE LEAGUE:
• INF/OF Patrick Kivlehan currently ranks 1st in the Southern League in batting (.319) and 3rd in slugging percentage (.524). Kivlehan also ranks 4th in the M’s organization in average (.308), 4th in HR (19) and 2nd in RBI (95) between Jackson and High Desert. Kivlehan ranks T-2nd in all of MiLB having played in 122 games this season. He ranks 4th in the minors in RBIs with 95.

Southern League Leaders in Batting Average:
Rank Player Team AVG
1st Patrick Kivlehan JXN .319
2nd Jake Lamb MOB .318
3rd Rangel Ravelo BIR .317
4th Tom Belza MOB .310
5th Ryan Brett MTG .305
6th Daniel Mayora CHA .303

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU ALREADY KNEW that the Generals wrap up their season series with Huntsville today, but DID YOU KNOW? that Jackson plays Huntsville 25 times this season which is the most against any Southern League team.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Getting it done on the mound – Jackson is 8-6 in August and posted a 3.09 ERA.
• Over his last 3 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 2-1 with a 0.47 ERA (1 ER, 19.1 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .200 (14×70) average, while walking 4 and striking out 16.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 16.1 innings (9G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .193 (11×57) average, while walking 4 and striking 7.
• Since May 24, RH Stephen Shackleford is 3-1 with a 1.38 ERA (4 ER, 26.0 IP) in 20 relief appearances. During this 20 game stretch he has lowered his season ERA from 4.71 to 3.13, while striking out 38 batters in 26.0 innings.
• RHP Trevor Miller earned his 2nd save in his last 3 outings Tuesday night. Miller is now 2-1, with a 1.64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts and 11 walks in 14 games as a reliever. As a starter, Miller is 3-7, with a 5.45 ERA, with 46 strikeouts and 30 walks in 13 starts.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• C Steve Baron has hit safely in 7 straight games, including 4 of last 5 being multi-hit efforts, batting .462 (12×26) with 2 runs, 3 doubles, 3 RBI and a stolen base. He has upped his average from .175 to .288.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan currently has an 8-game hit steak, batting .387 (12×31) with 7 runs scored, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run, 8 RBI and 2 walks. He has also hit safely in 13 of his last 14 games, batting .365 (19×52) with 11 runs scored, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 10 RBI, 6 walks and 3 stolen bases.

Game Central (Saturday, August 16) vs. Birmingham

Game #124: Jackson Generals 25-29 (56-67) vs. Birmingham Barons  25-29 (54-70)
Time/Place: 6:05 pm CT | Ballpark at Jackson | Jackson, Tennessee
Pitching Match-Up: LHP Tyler Pike (3-2, 7.46) vs. RHP Myles Jaye (3-10, 5.86)
Promotions: Elvis Night, Elvis Impersonator Brian Lee Howell w/ Postgame Concert, High Tech Special Effects Fireworks, United Way Night
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
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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GAME NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals wrap up a 6-game series in 5 days with their North Division rival Birmingham Barons tonight (3-2)…Jackson is 9-5 this season against the Barons and 6-3 in games played in Jackson…the Generals have won 4 of their last 7 series’ overall.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• The Generals scored a run in the bottom of the first inning for a 1-0 lead, but allowed 3 unanswered runs as Jackson fell to Birmingham 3-1 on Friday night.
• CF Leon Landry (3×4, R, 2B, SB) and DH Dario Pizzano (2×4, 2B) combined to record 5 of the Generals 8 hits.
• Starter Victor Sanchez (6.0,8,2,2,4,4) recorded the loss, allowing 2 runs on 8 hits over 6.0 innings. RH Trevor Miller (2.0,0,1,0,0,0) and RH Stephen Shackleford (1.0,0,0,0,0,3) combined to allow 1 run (0 ER) over 3.0 hitless innings in relief.

LARA LEADING THE MINORS IN HITS:
• Jordy Lara currently has 161 hits this season between High Desert and Jackson, which leads all of the minors…Wilmer Difo of the HagerstownTigers is 2nd with 159…Lara also ranks T-5th in the minors in extra-base hits (62) and 11th in OPS (.991).

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU ALREADY KNEW that Leon Landry recorded his 25th stolen base on Friday, but DID YOU KNOW? that Landry recorded 25 stolen bases for the 3rd time in his career which spans 4 full seasons. (28 in 2011 & 27 in 2012)

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Barons visit Jackson again – The Generals are hosting Birmingham for the second time this season and are 6-3 in games at Jackson and 9-5 overall…As a team the Generals are batting .303 against Birmingham this season with 70 runs scored in 14 games.
• Since 2005, the Generals/Diamond Jaxx are 46-25 (.648) against the Barons in games played in Jackson.
• Getting it done on the mound – Jackson is 8-6 in August and posted a 2.87 ERA.
• Over his last 3 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 2-1 with a 0.47 ERA (1 ER, 19.1 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .200 (14×70) average, while walking 4 and striking out 16.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 16.1 innings (9G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .193 (11×57) average, while walking 4 and striking 7.
• Since May 24, RH Stephen Shackleford is 3-1 with a 1.38 ERA (4 ER, 26.0 IP) in 20 relief appearances. During this 20 game stretch he has lowered his season ERA from 4.71 to 3.13, while striking out 38 batters in 26.0 innings.
• RHP Trevor Miller earned his 2nd save in his last 3 outings Tuesday night. Miller is now 2-1, with a 1.64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts and 11 walks in 14 games as a reliever. As a starter, Miller is 3-7, with a 5.45 ERA, with 46 strikeouts and 30 walks in 13 starts.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• C Steve Baron has hit safely in 6 straight games, including 4 straight multi-hit efforts, batting .500 (11×22) with 2 runs, 3 doubles, 3 RBI and a stolen base. He has upped his average from .175 to .290.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan currently has a 7-game hit steak, batting .407 (11×27) with 6 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run, 6 RBI and 2 walks. He has also hit safely in 12 of his last 13 games, batting .375 (18×48) with 10 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 8 RBI, 6 walks and 3 stolen bases.
• After recording 1 hit in his first 14 AA at-bats (.071), OF Jordy Lara his hit safely in 12 of his last 14 games, batting .358 (19×53) with 6 runs scored, 7 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBI and 3 walks. Overall Lara is batting .299 (20×67) with 7 runs scored, 8 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBI and 6 walks in 18 games with Jackson.

GENERALS CLOSE SEASON WITH 21 GAMES IN 21 DAYS:
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (3-2) including 6 more home games (BIR, CHA) with road trips to Huntsville and Montgomery. 11 of the final 16 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 32-27 against their remaining opponents.

KIVLEHAN IS AT THE TOP OF THE LEAGUE:
• INF/OF Patrick Kivlehan currently ranks 1st in the Southern League in batting (.321) and 3rd in slugging percentage (.524). Kivlehan also ranks 4th in the M’s organization in average (.308), 4th in HR (19) and 2nd in RBI (95) between Jackson and High Desert. Kivlehan ranks T-2nd in all of MiLB having played in 122 games this season. He ranks 4th in the minors in RBIs with 95.

Southern League Leaders in Batting Average:
Rank Player Team AVG
1st Patrick Kivlehan JXN .320
2nd Jake Lamb MOB .318
3rd Rangel Ravelo BIR .314
4th Tom Belza MOB .311
T-5th Ryan Brett MTG .305
T5th Kevan Smith BIR .305

Game Central (Friday, August 15) vs. Birmingham

Game #123: Jackson Generals 25-28 (56-66) vs. Birmingham Barons  24-29 (53-70)
Time/Place: 7:05 pm CT | Ballpark at Jackson | Jackson, Tennessee
Pitching Match-Up: RHP Victor Sanchez (6-4, 3.93) vs. RHP Chris Bassitt (1-0, 1.06)
Radio: Online Only | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
Live Stats: Live pitch-by-pitch coverage will be available on MILB GAMEDAY
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TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals continue a 6-game series in 5 days with their North Division rival Birmingham Barons with game 4 of the series (3-1)…Jackson is 9-4 this season against the Barons and 6-2 in games played in Jackson…the Generals have won 6 of their last 10 games and 4 of their last 7 series’ overall.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• The Generals scored 5 runs combined between the 2nd and 3rd inning to take a 5-2 lead, but Jackson fell to Birmingham 6-5 on Thursday night.
• C Steve Baron (3×4, RBI) led the team with 3 hits, while LF Dario Pizzano (1×4, R, 2B, 3 RBI, BB) drove in 3 of the Generals 5 runs. • Starter Stephen Landazuri (4.0,7,5,5,3,3,3HR) allowed 5 runs on 7 hits over 4.0 innings, but did not factor into the decision. LH Nick Hill (1.1,1,0,0,1,1) and RH Mayckol Guaipe (1.0,2,0,0,0,1) each had a scoreless outing, while RH Moises Hernandez (2.2,2,1,1,1,0) recorded his 7th loss after allowing a run in the top of the 8th inning.

LARA LEADING THE MINORS IN HITS:
• Jordy Lara currently has 160 hits this season between High Desert and Jackson, which leads all of the minors…Mississippi’s Jose Peraza and Wilmer Difo of the HagerstownTigers are T-2nd with 158…Lara also ranks T-5th in the minors in extra-base hits (62) and 11th in OPS (.995).

GENERALS CLOSE SEASON WITH 21 GAMES IN 21 DAYS:
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (3-1) including 7 more home games (BIR, CHA) with road trips to Huntsville and Montgomery. 12 of the final 17 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 32-26 against their remaining opponents.

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU ALREADY KNEW that Jordy Lara was leading the minors in hits, but DID YOU KNOW? that in RBI’s, D.J. Peterson ranks 3rd in all of the minors (97), while Patrick Kivlehan ranks 4th (96) and Lara 7th with 93 this season.

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Barons visit Jackson again – The Generals are hosting Birmingham for the second time this season and are 6-2 in games at Jackson and 9-4 overall…As a team the Generals are batting .307 against Birmingham this season with 69 runs scored in 13 games.
• Since 2005, the Generals/Diamond Jaxx are 46-24 (.657) against the Barons in games played in Jackson.
• Getting it done on the mound – Jackson is 8-5 in August and posted a 2.95 ERA.
• Over his last 3 starts in August, LH Tyler Olson is 2-1 with a 0.47 ERA (1 ER, 19.1 IP). During this stretch he has limited opponents to a .200 (14×70) average, while walking 4 and striking out 16.
• LH Kyle Hunter has not allowed a run over his last 16.1 innings (9G/1GS). During this stretch, since July 16, Hunter has limited opponents to a .193 (11×57) average, while walking 4 and striking 7.
• Since May 24, RH Stephen Shackleford is 3-1 with a 1.44 ERA (4 ER, 25.0 IP) in 19 relief appearances. During this 19 game stretch he has lowered his season ERA from 4.71 to 3.19, while striking out 35 batters in 25.0 innings.
• RHP Trevor Miller earned his 2nd save in his last 3 outings Tuesday night. Miller is now 2-1, with a 1.64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts and 11 walks in 14 games as a reliever. As a starter, Miller is 3-7, with a 5.45 ERA, with 46 strikeouts and 30 walks in 13 starts.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• C Steve Baron has hit safely in 6 straight games, including 4 straight multi-hit efforts, batting .500 (11×22) with 2 runs, 3 doubles, 3 RBI and a stolen base. He has upped his average from .175 to .290.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan has hit safely in 10 of his last 12 games, batting .386 (17×44) with 10 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, 8 RBI and 6 walks.
• After recording 1 hit in his first 14 AA at-bats (.071), OF Jordy Lara his hit safely in each of his last 11 of his last 13 games, batting .367 (18×49) with 6 runs scored, 7 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBI and 3 walks. Overall Lara is batting .302 (19×63) with 7 runs scored, 8 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBI and 6 walks in 16 games with Jackson.

KIVLEHAN IS AT THE TOP OF THE LEAGUE:
• INF/OF Patrick Kivlehan currently ranks 1st in the Southern League in batting (.321) and 3rd in slugging percentage (.527). Kivlehan also ranks 4th in the M’s organization in average (.309), 4th in HR (19) and 2nd in RBI (95) between Jackson and High Desert. Kivlehan ranks T-2nd in all of MiLB having played in 121 games this season. He ranks 4th in the minors in RBIs with 95.

Southern League Leaders in Batting Average:
Rank Player Team AVG
1st Patrick Kivlehan JXN .321
2nd Jake Lamb MOB .318
3rd Rangel Ravelo BIR .317
4th Tom Belza MOB .314
5th Ryan Brett MTG .307
6th Kevan Smith BIR .305

 

 

Game Central (Thursday, August 14) vs. Birmingham

Game #122: Jackson Generals 25-27 (56-65) vs. Birmingham Barons  23-29 (52-70)
Time/Place: 7:05 pm CT | Ballpark at Jackson | Jackson, Tennessee
Pitching Match-Up: RHP Stephen Landazuri (6-4, 3.45) vs. RHP Bryan Blough (2-4, 3.83)
Radio: 96.5 ESPN | Listen Live Online | TuneIn Radio App | IPAD or IPHONE
TV: MiLB.TV
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GAME NOTES

TODAY’S GAME:
• The Generals continue a 6-game series in 5 days with their North Division rival Birmingham Barons today with game 4 of the series (3-0)…Jackson is 9-3 this season against the Barons and 6-1 in games played in Jackson…the Generals have won 7 of their last 10 games and 4 of their last 7 series’ overall.
• The game can be heard on 96.5 ESPN, online at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com or TuneIn Radio.

GENERALS RECAP:
• The Generals picked up their 2nd double header sweep of the season Wednesday with a walk-off 2-1 victory in game 1 and an 8-1 win in the nightcap over Birmingham.
• With the wins, Jackson pulled within a game of the North Division leaders Tennessee and Chattanooga.
• 3B D.J. Peterson had walk-off RBI single with 1 out in the bottom of the 7th inning as Jackson defeated Birmingham 2-1. LF Patrick Kivlehan (2×3) and C Steve Baron (2×2, R, BB) had 2 of the Generals 8 hits. DH Dan Paolini hit his 12th home run of the season with a solo home run that tied the game 1-1 in the 3rd innings.
• Starter Tyler Olson (7.0,7,1,1,1,4) allowed 1 run on 7 hits in a 7.0-inning complete game to earn his 7th win of the season. It was his 2nd career complete game and first since July 10, 2013 at Eugene with Everett (9.0,1,0,0,1,10).
• In game 2, 3B D.J. Peterson hit his 26th home run of the season and drove in 3 runs as Jackson picked up an 8-1 victory over Birmingham.
• The Generals scored 8 runs on only 3 hits, but took advantage of 9 walks and 3 errors.
• Peterson (1×4, R, HR, 3 RBI), 2B Tyler Smith (1×2, R, RBI) and 1B Patrick Kivlehan (1×4, R, 3B) each recorded 1 of the team’s 3 hits.
• Starter Kyle Hunter (3.1,2,0,0,1,1) allowed only 2 hits in 3.1 scoreless innings, but did not factor into the decision. RH Stephen Shackleford (1.2,1,0,0,1,3) recorded his 6th win after tossing 1.2 scoreless innings. RH Matt Brazis (2.0,2,1,1,1,3) allowed 1 run in the top of the 7th inning before closing it out.

LARA LEADING THE MINORS IN HITS:
• Jordy Lara currently has 159 hits this season between High Desert and Jackson, which leads all of the minors…Mississippi’s Jose Peraza…Lara also ranks T-5th in the minors in extra-base hits (61) and 11th in OPS (.996).

GENERALS CLOSE SEASON WITH 21 GAMES IN 21 DAYS:
• The Generals are in the midst of playing 21 games in 21 days to close the season (3-0) including 8 more home games (BIR, CHA) and road trips to Huntsville and Montgomery. 15 of the final 20 games are against North Division foes. Jackson is 32-25 against their remaining opponents.

DID YOU KNOW?
• YOU ALREADY KNEW that Jackson walked off with a 2-1 victory in game one yesterday, but DID YOU KNOW? that it was only Jackson’s 2nd walk off this season (last 4/13 vs. MIS).

ODDS AND ENDS:
• Barons visit Jackson again – The Generals are hosting Birmingham for the second time this season and are 6-1 in games at Jackson and 9-3 overall…As a team the Generals are batting .310 against Birmingham this season with 64 runs scored in 12 games.
• Since 2005, the Generals/Diamond Jaxx are 46-23 (.667) against the Barons in games played in Jackson.
• Miller finding his place as a reliever – RHP Trevor Miller earned his 2nd save in his last 3 outings Tuesday night. Miller is now 2-1, with a 1.64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts and 11 walks in 14 games as a reliever. As a starter, Miller is 3-7, with a 5.45 ERA, with 46 strikeouts and 30 walks in 13 starts.
• Relieving Guaipe – RHP Mayckol Guaipe has a 2.25 ERA in 32 games this season, with 47 strikeouts and only 8 walks… He ranks 3rd among SL relievers having just walked 8 batters in 48.0 IP…he also ranks 1st in fewest baserunners/9IP ratio at 8.44 (45/48.0 IP).
• Landry is the toughest in the league to strikeout – OF Leon Landry is 1st in the Southern League in fewest strikeouts, fanning just once in every 9.56 at-bats.

GENERALS STREAKS:
• C Steve Baron has hit safely in 5 straight games, including 3 multi-hit efforts, batting .444 (8×18) with 2 runs, 3 doubles, 2 RBI and a stolen base. He has upped his average from .175 to .259.
• INF Patrick Kivlehan has hit safely in 5 straight games, including 3 multi-hit efforts, batting .500 (9×18) with5 runs, 2 doubles, a triple, home run and 5 RBI…He has also hit in 10 of his last 11 games, batting .410 (16×39) with 9 runs scored, 2 doubles, a triple, 2 home runs, 7 RBI and 7 walks.
• OF Jordy Lara had his 10-game hitting streak end on Wednesday, but has hit in 10 of 12 games,, batting .378 (17×45) with 4 runs scored, 6 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBI and 2 walks. Overall Lara is batting .305 (18×59) with 5 runs scored, 7 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBI and 5 walks in 16 games with Jackson, including 6 multi-hit games.

 

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