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Generals, Arizona Diamondbacks Announce Four-Year PDC Agreement

September 19, 2016 - Jackson, Tenn. - 2017 will mark the beginning of a new era for minor league baseball in West Tennessee, as the Generals and Arizona Diamondbacks announced a four-year player development contract Monday. With the agreement in place, the Jackson Generals will be Arizona's Double-A affiliate through at least 2020. "We are very excited about this partnership with the Diamondbacks and what the future has in store for baseball in Jackson," General Manager Jason Compton said. "Arizona has consistently brought some of baseball's ... Full Story

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Generals Claim Southern League Title

September 16, 2016 - Pearl, Miss. - The Jackson Generals wrapped up an incredible 2016 season in a fitting way, claiming the Southern League Championship with a n 11-3 win over the Mississippi Braves at Trustmark Park Thursday night. The team got a dozen hits, including three from Championship Series MVP en route to a three-game sweep. The title is the second in franchise history, and the first since 2000. The Generals tied a franchise-record with 84 wins in 2016 and set a new all-time high with 46 wins in the First Half. In the team's fifth-... Full Story

GAME NOTES: September 15, 2016 at Mississippi

September 15, 2016 - Today's Game: Jackson (Double-A Seattle Mariners) visits the Mississippi Braves (Atlanta Braves) for the third game of the 2016 Southern League Championship Series, which the Generals lead 2-0... It's Jackson's first trip to the playoffs since 2012 when it lost to Mobile in the Championship in four games. This is Jackson's eighth playoff appearance in franchise history and fifth trip to the Championship Series. Playoff Briefing: The Jackson Generals won the North Division Championship Series 3-1 over Mont- gomery ... Full Story

Generals Headed to Southern League Championship Series

September 10, 2016 - Montgomery, Ala. - After three nerve-wracking affairs, the Generals clinched a spot in the Southern League Championship Series Saturday night with a convincing 8-2 win over the Montgomery Biscuits at Riverwalk Stadium. Jackson homered twice in the first inning before batting around in a five-run fifth inning to run away with the clinching game. With the win, the Generals are headed for the Southern League Championship for the first time since 2012. Jackson did not take long to jump in front. With one out in the top of the... Full Story

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Jackson Generals Minor League Baseball

League: Southern League
Home: Jackson, Tennessee
Class: AA
Affiliation: Seattle Mariners
Website: Jackson Generals site
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