Jackson wins fourth straight in opener over Braves
Pearl, MISS. – The Generals (6-5) won their fourth in a row on Monday night at Trustmark Park over the Mississippi Braves (3-8), 1-0. Jackson was held to a season-low two hits on Friday, but Taijuan Walker, Stephen Kohlscheen and Tyler Burgoon tossed the shutout. CF Abraham Almonte (1x3) provided the only Jackson hit that left the infield Monday, and it was a solo homer to lead off the top of the sixth. It was Almonte’s first round tripper of the season. The loss for Mississippi was their sixth in a row,
The Generals and M-Braves have a quick turn around with an 11:00 a.m first pitch on Tuesday morning at Trustmark Park.